Origin of seed coat
Examples from the Web for seed coat
Special outgrowths, arils, of the seed-coat are of frequent occurrence.
The seed fills the cavity fully and the pericarp fuses with the seed-coat and so they are inseparable.A Handbook of Some South Indian Grasses|Rai Bahadur K. Ranga Achariyar
During maturation the accumulation of carbon dioxide is due to the seed-coat becoming impermeable to it.The Annual Register 1914|Anonymous
Seed large; the apex or radicular extremity of the seed-coat separable as an operculum or lid (as in Cabomba, etc.).
The character of the seed-coat bears a definite relation to that of the fruit.