noun (in the seeds of cereal plants)
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Origin of aleurone
OTHER WORDS FROM aleuroneal·eu·ron·ic [al-yoo-ron-ik] /ˌæl yʊˈrɒn ɪk/, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for aleurone
At present aleurone meal is a side product in starch factories.
The deposit consists of aleurone and the active enzymic substance, together with about 80 per cent.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
Within short, starch will become a side product of aleurone meal.
The cells contain no starch, the reserve food supply being stored cellulose, protein, and aleurone grains.All About Coffee|William H. Ukers
This pulpy substance, formed entirely of oval cells filled with aleurone, consists of two distinct layers.