endocarp


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the hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed

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Analysed charcoal was identified using charred nut endocarp reference samples at the Australian National University.
Poor germination of Ziziphus seeds seems causes by dormancy, hard woody endocarp and even seed coat that covering around the seeds.
americanus are drupes containing an indurate endocarp (Green 1958), and vascular strands within the pericarp are located in the outer portions of the endocarp adjacent to the mesocarp (Figures 6 and 7), a location identical to that of Olea europaea L.
The inner mesocarp consists of macrosclereids with lignified thick-walled; the macrosclereids are arranged more or less perpendicular to middle mesocarp and endocarp cells.
The pericarp and the outer coat of the endocarp are inedible, while the mesocarp and kernel flesh are edible.
Endocarp is the name for the edible pulp inside a lemon
In addition to kernels, a renewable charcoal from the woody fruit endocarp is the cooking fuel most used in Maranhao, with growing markets for industrial use after conversion to coke.
PLACIDL tp = placidly PLACIDYL ta3 = deiphically, edaphically VALIUM tp = maulvi VALIUM ta2 = alluvium, impluvia, misvalue, velarium PERCODAN tp = endocarp PERCODAN ta1 = cardphone, endocarps, phonecard DEMEROL tp = modeler, remodel DEMEROL ta1 = modelers, rebeldom, remolade, remodels DILAUDID ta6 = individualized LIDOCAINE ta1 = decisional HYCODAN ta2 = diachylon
Three treatments were used for seed dormancy breaking including scarification of seed endocarp with sandpaper, treatment with sulphuric acid (95%) for periods of 10, 20, 30, 40, 50 and 60 min and immersion in boiling water for 10 min.
in general, Myrtaceae fruits have several characteristics, such as thin pericarp, soft endocarp, volatiles, color, and size that may favor parasitoid success, either by increasing attractiveness to wasps or by establishing easier host larva detection (Sivinski et al.
A total of 40 flotation samples was examined which produced five identified taxa including oil palm endocarp and kernels (E.
Large numbers of endocarp fragments of Attalea butyracea are reported at numerous locations in the Gran Chocle and Gran Chiriqui regions of western Panama from 7000 BP to European conquest (Smith, 1980; Cooke and Ranere, 1992; Dickau, 2010).