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seed germ

Definition:
The embryo or the sprouting portion of the seed which is rich in fats and other nutrients and is separated from the endosperm during the milling process. Many seed germs are used as livestock feed or as a human nutritional supplement.
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https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/29153
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