Endosperm vs Wheatberry - What's the difference?

endosperm | wheatberry |


As nouns the difference between endosperm and wheatberry

is that endosperm is (biology) tissue surrounding the embryo of flowering plant seeds, that provides nutrition to the developing embryo; usually triploid while wheatberry is the entire wheat kernel (except for the hull), comprising the bran, germ, and endosperm, sometimes used in food.

endosperm

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (biology) tissue surrounding the embryo of flowering plant seeds, that provides nutrition to the developing embryo; usually triploid
  • Derived terms

    * endospermic

    wheatberry

    English

    Noun

    (wheatberries) (wikipedia wheatberry)
  • The entire wheat kernel (except for the hull), comprising the bran, germ, and endosperm, sometimes used in food.