Definition of aleuronic in English:

aleuronic

adjective

  • Of or containing aleurone; especially designating the aleurone-rich layer around the endosperm of the seed of a cereal or other grass.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences. From aleurone + -ic.

Pronunciation

aleuronic

/ˌaljʊˈrɒnɪk/