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
The cells contain no starch, the reserve food supply being stored cellulose, protein, and aleurone grains.All About Coffee|William H. Ukers
This parenchymatous mass consists of oval cells filled with fatty matter and granules of aleurone.
This pulpy substance, formed entirely of oval cells filled with aleurone, consists of two distinct layers.
Within short, starch will become a side product of aleurone meal.
At present aleurone meal is a side product in starch factories.