Acorus


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Noun1.Acorus - sweet flags; sometimes placed in subfamily Acoraceae
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Araceae, arum family, family Araceae - anthurium; calla lily; jack-in-the-pulpit; philodendron
flagroot, myrtle flag, sweet calamus, sweet flag, Acorus calamus, calamus - perennial marsh plant having swordlike leaves and aromatic roots
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Studies on snake repellents in India revealed that extracts of Allium sativum, Acorus calamus, neem, tobacco leaves and Vitex negundo, as well as oil extracts of Acorus calamus among others, were very effective snakes' repellents.
Meyer), hoelen (Wolf Poria cocos, Schw), polygala (Polygala tenuifolia Willd), and Acorus (Acorus tatarinowii Schott) in a ratio of 3:3:2:2.
Now with MICHELIN ACORUS Technology, in partnership with Maxion Wheels, Michelin is reinventing the wheel to help eliminate road-based damage to tires and rims.
Effect of Acorus calamus on electrical and chemical induced seizures in mice.
Michelin's Acorus alloy has been developed over the past two years and features tough but flexible rubber flange, a projecting flat collar which serves for strengthening and is built directly into the metal rim where it meets the tyre.
Blood pressure-lowering and vascular modulator effects of Acorus calamus extract are mediated through multiple pathways.
Phylogenetic analysis was performed to study the relationship of saprophytic, endophytic and pathogenic strains of Fusarium oxysporum isolated from roots of Acorus calamus by Barik et al.
It contains Acorus calamus, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellirica, Santalum rubrum, Myristica fragrans and Piper longum.
Grasses and sedges to try include Acorus Gramineus Varigertus and Spartina Pectinata Aureomarginata which swirls, coils and dances in the slightest breeze like the long locks of a Bond Girl on a speed boat, at 1.