aleurone[al′yo̵̅o̅ rōn′, ə lo̵̅o̅′-]
Origin: German aleuron ; from Classical Greek wheat meal, flour ; from alleein, to grind ; from Indo-European base an unverified form al- from source Armenian alauri, a mill
- aleuronic adjective
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Origin: From Greek aleuron, meal.
- alˌeu·ronˈic adjective