caryopsis a a small one-seeded dry indehiscent fruit with a thin membranous pericarp adhering so closely to the seed that fruit and ... of a genotype (inbred, pure line, or synthetic) to transfer its desirable traits to its progeny: generalaav- erage performance of a strain in a ... elite line a an improved breeding line or a variety.
|Title||:||Two-line Hybrid Rice Breeding Manual|
|Publisher||:||Int. Rice Res. Inst. - 2003|