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English definition of “endosperm”


noun [U]     /ˈen.dəʊ.spɜːm/ US  /-doʊ.spɝːm/ specialized
the substance inside a plant seed that surrounds and provides food for the embryo as it developsPlant reproductionFruits and seeds and their parts
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