exalbuminous


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exalbuminous

[¦eks‚al′byü·mə·nəs]
(botany)
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2010) that verified in the variety Hass monoembryonic and exalbuminous seeds and hypogeal germination.
The seeds are exalbuminous, consisting entirely of the embryo, which is folded up in a variety of ways.
Periasamy, 1962a; Dahlgren, 1991) refer to seeds that at maturity show a folded, or ruminate, embryo but are usually exalbuminous (e.