Calophyllum


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Noun1.Calophyllum - genus of tropical evergreen treesCalophyllum - genus of tropical evergreen trees  
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Clusiaceae, family Clusiaceae, family Guttiferae, Guttiferae, St John's wort family - widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber
poon - any of several East Indian trees of the genus Calophyllum having shiny leathery leaves and lightweight hard wood
calaba, Calophyllum calaba, Santa Maria tree - West Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers and yielding a durable timber and resinous juice
Calophyllum longifolium, Maria - valuable timber tree of Panama
Calophyllum candidissimum, lancewood tree, laurelwood - tropical American tree; valued for its hard durable wood
Alexandrian laurel, Calophyllum inophyllum - East Indian tree having racemes of fragrant white flowers; coastal areas southern India to Malaysia
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Apetalactone was the first 3,4-seco-ring-A friedelane lactone, found in the leaf of two Calophyllum species (Govindachari et al.
Ajayi IA, Oderinde RA, Taiwo VO and EO Agbedana Short-term toxicological evaluation of Terminalia catappa, Pentaclethra macrophylla and Calophyllum inophyllum seed oils in rats.
pylori in vivo through either antibacterial or anti-adhesive abilities include thyme (Thymus vulgaris), Plumbago zeylanica, Scutellaria baicalensis, the bark of a Brazilian tree Calophyllum brasiliense, Nigella sativa seeds, fenugreek sprouts (Trigonella foenum-graecum) and blackcurrent (Ribes nigrum) seeds (Lengsfeld 2004, Randhir 2004, Salem 2010, Souza 2009, Tabak 1996, Wang 2005, Wu 2008).
Among these Lundu samples was one taken from a Calophyllum tree, a member of the mangosteen family.
9 mg/l for seed fractions of Calophyllum inophyllum to 1000 mg/l for ethanolic extract of leaf of Cannabis sativa.
Talsyn-Cl Scar Cream has been clinically proven to improve the appearance of keloids, surgical incisions, and scars and is composed mostly of glycine soja oil (derived from soybeans), aloe vera, and calophyllum oil.
Nyamplung oil is an active virgin oil extracted from the almonds of Calophyllum inophyllum, an Indonesian tree traditionally used for its therapeutic properties.
Considerable emphasis in the Pacific is also placed on protecting and extending strand vegetation, planting genera like: Pandanus, Barringtonia, Cerbera, Erythrina and Terminalia, and species such as Calophyllum inophyllum, Casuarina equisetifolia, Gyrocarpus americanus, Hernandia nymphaeifolia, Hibiscus tiliaceus, and Scaevola taccada, some of which, in semi-domesticated form, are also planted in inland gardens, tree groves, and houseyard gardens.
Calophyllum, which to that time had only been a minor component of the flora, increases markedly at 20cm depth.
In continuation of our drug discovery program on Indian medicinal plants, we isolated bioactive compounds (1-5) from the leaves of Calophyllum inophyllum and evaluated their antidyslipidemic activity in triton induced hyperlipidemia model.
Nests were also built in a variety of deciduous trees whose branches overhung the water (n = 32), including Calophyllum longifolium, Doliocarpus major, Terminalia amazonica, Byrsonima crassifolia, Coccoloba parinense, Clusia pratensis, Ficus trigonata, and Brosimum alicastrum.