Origin of aril
OTHER WORDS FROM arilar·il·loid, adjective
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How to use aril in a sentence
By the end of Aril, the several armies seemed to be ready, and the general forward movement on Corinth began.The Memoirs of General W. T. Sherman, Complete|William T. Sherman
Seed vessel pyramidal, containing many seeds enveloped in an elastic aril by which they are ejected when the fruit opens.The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines|T. H. Pardo de Tavera
Calyx not minute; pod colored, dehiscent; seeds enclosed in a pulpy aril.
Seeds many in several rows on the lateral placenta, with a fleshy lacerate aril on one side.
The pulp is of the nature of an aril, that is, an additional seed-coat.