aloe vera

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aloe ver·a

 (vĕr′ə, vîr′ə)
n.
1. A species of aloe (Aloe vera) having fleshy serrated leaves and yellow flowers.
2. The mucilaginous juice or gel obtained from the leaves of this plant, widely used in topical preparations for its soothing effect on the skin. In both senses also called aloe.

[Latin aloē, aloe plant + vēra, feminine of vērus, true.]

aloe vera

(ˈæləʊ ˈvɪərə)
n
1. (Plants) a juice obtained from the leaves of a liliaceous plant, Aloe vera, used as an emollient in skin and hair preparations
2. the juice of this plant, used in skin and hair preparations

al′oe ver′a

(ˈvɛr ə, ˈvɪər ə)
n., pl. aloe ver•as.
any aloe of the species Aloe vera, the fleshy leaves of which yield a juice used as an emollient ingredient of skin lotions and for treating burns.
[< New Latin: literally, true aloe]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aloe vera - very short-stemmed plant with thick leaves with soothing mucilaginous juiceAloe vera - very short-stemmed plant with thick leaves with soothing mucilaginous juice; leaves develop spiny margins with maturity; native to Mediterranean region; grown widely in tropics and as houseplants
aloe - succulent plants having rosettes of leaves usually with fiber like hemp and spikes of showy flowers; found chiefly in Africa
Translations

aloe vera

[ˈæləʊˈvɪərə]
n
(= substance) → aloe vera f
(= plant) → aloe vera f
modif [gel, cream] → à l'aloès; [juice] → d'aloès

aloe vera

nAloe Vera f
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That initial formula has since evolved to 10, all-natural and organic ingredients which, among others, include: organic coconut oil, non-GMO xylitol, coconut-activated charcoal and aloe barbadensis leaf juice.
The incredible ingredients that make up the bottle's contents include aloe barbadensis miller, that is the leaf's inner gel, processed water and carrageenan, better known as, Irish moss.
Community Herbal Monograph on Aloe barbadensis Miller and Aloe (various species, mainly Aloe ferox Miller and its hybrids), EMEA/HMPC/76310/2006 Corrigendum, 9 p.
In fact, Aloe barbadensis is an ancient home remedy--first mentioned in Sumerian clay tablets dating back to 2100 B.
6] reported Alternaria alternata as leaf spot on Aloe barbadensis, the fungus produced conidiophores with branched, straight, golden brown in colour, measuring 15 um long and 2-6 um thick.
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There are more than 400 species of Aloe, but it is Aloe barbadensis which is most exploited in medicines, in food and in cosmetics.
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Key Ingredients: Eye Shadows - polypeptides, cucumber extract, mallow extract, vitamins A, C, E; Lipstick - wild mango butter, pomegranate extract, aloe barbadensis leaf extract, vitamins A, C and E