food body

noun

botany a mass of nutrients attached to a seed coat, which attracts ants and thus aids dispersal of the seed

Nearby words

  1. food additives,
  2. food and agriculture organization,
  3. food and drug administration,
  4. food ball,
  5. food bank,
  6. food chain,
  7. food combining,
  8. food conversion ratio,
  9. food court,
  10. food desert

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