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In monocotyledonous seeds the outer covering of endosperm separates the embryo by a proteinous layer called as:

(1) Aleurone

(2) Scutellum

(3) Testa

(4) Tegmen

(1) Aleurone layer is the outermost layer of the endosperm. Aleurone cells remain alive at maturity. It is a single layer of cells that secrete alpha amylase.

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