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1. Aleurone (aleuron)
These are granules of protein found in the top cell layer of the endosperm of grains such as wheat.

2. Angiospermae
A major division of the plant kingdom, commonly called flowering plants as their reproductive organs are in flowers, having seeds which develop in a closed ovary made of carpel s, a very reduced gametophyte , and endosperm develop from a triple fusion nucleus.

3. Double fertilization
A characteristic of angiosperms in which a pollen tube carries two sperm cells to the female gametophyte in the ovule . One sperm cell fuses with the egg cell and gives rise to a diploid embryo The other sperm cell fuses with the two polar cells to form a triploid cell that develops into the endosperm .

4. Endosperm (albumen)
Nutritive tissue in a seed; in angiosperm s it's triploid and is formed in the embryo sac after fertilization. In gymnosperm s, it's haploid and is derived from the sterile portion of the female gametophyte . Compare perisperm .

5. Endosperm
A food storage tissue that provides nutrients to the developing embryo in angiosperms ; formed from the triploid cell produced when a sperm cell fertilizes the central cell. Some endosperm is solid (as in corn), some is liquid (as in coconut).

6. Perisperm
Nutritive tissue in an angiospermous seed, formed from the nucellus . Compare endosperm .

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