achiote

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Related to Bixa orellana: Roucou, annatto, Urucum, Annatto Seeds

a·chi·o·te

 (ä′chē-ō′tē, -tĕ)
n.

[American Spanish, from Nahuatl achiotl.]

achiote

(ˌætʃɪˈəʊtɪ; ˌætʃɪˈəʊteɪ)
n
(Plants) another name for annatto
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Aim and Objective: This study identified the phytochemicals present in aqueous and ethanolic Bixa orellana L.
Objetivo: evaluar el efecto del extracto de Bixa orellana sobre aceite de girasol durante el calentamiento en microondas.
Familia Nombre cientifico Nombre vulgar Acantaceae Thumbergis aleta Bojer Anteojo de poeta Araliaceae Dentropanax arboreum Dene and Planch Bixaceae Bixa orellana L Bija Bombacaceae Pachira insignis Sarg Carolina Borraginaceae Cardia gerescanthus H.
Terpenoids and an apocarotenoid from seeds of Bixa orellana.
Tambien se han mencionado para el genero otros nombres tupi-guarani como "mira tinga" (Tastevin, 1923); "urukura" (Bertoni, 1940), este ultimo se puede traducir como "similar al urucu", haciendo referencia a la semejanza de sus frutos con los de Bixa orellana L.
Annatto, a carotenoid, is extracted from the seeds of Bixa orellana trees grown in tropical regions on several continents.
Urucum, or Bixa orellana, is best known as the source of the natural pigment annatto, produced from the fruit.
As condicoes adequadas para testes de germinacao em sementes de Bixa orellana L.
For instance, the bark of Bixa orellana is used in Guatemalan traditional medicine for treatment of gonorrhea, and this use has been scientifically validated (Caceres et al.
Especie Nombre comun % Tiempo Parte invertido Consumida Bixa Orellana Achiote 0,21 - Persea americana Aguacate 6,55 - Clitostema binatum Bejuco 0,50 H Cordia alliodora Bojon 12,77 H Acacia angustisima Cantemo 1,79 H Ormosia macrocalyx Caracolillo 1,85 H Cecropia obtusifolia Cecropia 0,46 H Acacia cornigera Cornesuelo 0,04 - Sabal mexicana Guano 0,21 - Guazuma ulmifolia Guasimo 21,35 T, H Lonchocarpus hondurensis Gusano 3,76 T, H Spondias mombin Jobo 44,91 F Mangifera indica Mango 1,19 H Enterolobium cyclocarpum Pichi 4,43 T, H Figura 2.