Arachis hypogaea


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Related to Arachis hypogaea: Vigna unguiculata
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Noun1.Arachis hypogaea - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regionsArachis hypogaea - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
goober, goober pea, monkey nut, groundnut, earthnut, peanut - pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
Arachis, genus Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)
peanut - underground pod of the peanut vine
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Sometimes, labels identify peanut oil as arachis oil or arachis hypogaea.
No trypsin inhibition activity was found in varieties of Helianthus annuus varieties LSF-11 and LSF-8, Carthamus tinctorius varieties PBNS-12 and PBNS-40 and Arachis hypogaea JL-24.
The lectins used to identify the surface carbohydrates are Arachis hypogaea (PNA), concanavalin A, Griffonia simplicifolia, Lens culinaris (LcH), and wheat germ agglutinin.
The first 15 N-terminal sequences (ESGINLQGDA-TLANN) of AMML exhibited only 53% similarity with the N-terminal sequence of galactose-binding lectin from Arachis hypogaea (Shanker and Das 2001).
Anyone with a nut allergy who doesn't know arachis hypogaea is Latin for peanut oil could have a problem.
This means peanut oil, which is included in some cosmetics, would be described as arachis hypogaea.
DNA Markers for Resistance to Post-Harvest Aflatoxin Accumulation in Arachis hypogaea L.