Seed Coat

Science / Biology / Seed Coat: The tough outer layer of the seed, derived from the outer layers of the ovule.

Other Words for Coat

Coat Verb Synonyms: overcoat, greatcoat, jacket, anorak, parka, cagoule, cag
Coat Noun Synonyms: coating, layer, covering, overlay, film

Other Words for Seed

Seed Noun Synonyms: scatter, sow, distribute
Seed Verb Synonyms: grain, spore, kernel, pit, tuber, bulb, corm, ovum, ovule, embryo, egg, germ


Science / Biology / Seed: Structure produced by some plants in which the next generation sporophyte is surrounded by gametophyte nutritive tissues. An immature sporophyte in an arrested state of development, surrounded by a pr MORE

Resin Coated Paper (RC)

Entertainment / Photography / Resin Coated Paper (RC): Printing paper with a water repellent base. Rc paper can be processed faster, require less washing, and dry more quickly than fiber based papers. MORE

Sand And Seed

Entertainment / Golf / Sand And Seed: (also 'divot mix') a mixture of sand and grass seed (sometimes also including soil and/or fertilizer) used to fill in divots MORE

Scratch Coat

Business / Construction / Scratch Coat: The first coat of plaster, which is scratched to form a bond for a second coat. MORE

Reflective Coatings

Business / Real Estate / Reflective Coatings: A black tinted window coating. Reflective coatings greatly reduce the transmission of daylight through clear glass. Commonly used in hot climates in which solar control is critical. MORE

Seed Bank

Business / Agriculture / Seed Bank: A facility used for the preservation and dissemination of seed, particularly varieties that are not in commercial use and that may be threatened with extinction. The USDA administers the U.S. National MORE