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Term:
endosperm cellularization (GO:0010342)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
cellularization +     
embryo sac cellularization 
endosperm cellularization 
The separation of the multi-nucleate endosperm into individual cells. In many plant species, the endosperm that nurtures the embryo in the seed initially develops as a syncytium. This syncytial phase ends with simultaneous partitioning of the multi-nucleate cytoplasm into individual cells, a process referred to as cellularization.
pole cell formation 
sperm individualization  
syncytial embryo cellularization 

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: cellularization of endosperm
Definition Sources: PMID:12421698

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