noun. ['ˈɛndəˌspɝːm'] nutritive tissue surrounding the embryo within seeds of flowering plants.
- reproductive structure
Words that Rhyme with Endosperm
How do you pronounce endosperm?
Pronounce endosperm as ˈɛndəˌspərm.
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Example sentences of the word endosperm
1. Noun, singular or mass
Refined grains such as white bread and white rice contain only the endosperm of the grain.
But when making cornstarch, only the endosperm part of the corn kernel is used.