Definition of seed coat in English:

seed coat

Syllabification: seed coat


  • The protective outer coat of a seed.
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    • Endosperm refers to the rest of the seed, i.e. the seed coat, pericarp, aleurone layer, and starchy endosperm.
    • Tobacco seed consist of a seed coat, endosperm, and embryo.
    • At maturity, the seed coat is primarily a protective structure, although its specific role may be varied and complex.

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