Sentence Examples

  • Endospermic foodreserve has evident advantages over perispermic, and the latter is comparatively rarely found and only in non-progressive series.
  • Seeds in which endosperm or perisperm or both exist are commonly called albuminous or endospermic, those in which neither is found are termed exalbuminous or exendospermic. These terms, extensively used by systematists, only refer, however, to the grosser features of the seed, and indicate the more or less evident.