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a.1.(Bot.) Relating to, accompanied by, or containing, endosperm.
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Higher proteins and starch deposition in each caryopsis is dependent on the number and size of endospermic cells mainly affected by the pace and length of caryopsis formation.
2013) shows species with non-endospermic seeds did not require any stratification to germinate, however, endospermic seeds needed 8 weeks of cold stratification for germination.
Increased CK concentration in seeds during cell division caused the number of endospermic cells to increase which had positive correlation with the increase in grain yield [14].