Cynara


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Related to Cynara: Cynara cardunculus, Cynara scolymus
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Noun1.Cynara - artichokeCynara - artichoke; cardoon      
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
artichoke, artichoke plant, Cynara scolymus, globe artichoke - Mediterranean thistlelike plant widely cultivated for its large edible flower head
cardoon, Cynara cardunculus - southern European plant having spiny leaves and purple flowers cultivated for its edible leafstalks and roots
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2862), has described a variety of the Cynara from this part of South America under the name of inermis.
DRINK another pint of water, and take at least two Cynara artichoke tablets (it's perfectly safe to take up to six if you three capsules of evening primrose oil as it replenishes depleted stores of GLA, a fatty acid crucial to mood regulation, blood pressure and immune function.
Boldocynara[R], a proprietary dietary supplement product consisting of the plants Cynara scolymus, Silybum marianum, Taraxacum officinale, and Peumus boldus, used to promote functions of the liver and the gallbladder.
44] found significant variations in concentrations of total phenols and flavonoids, in the different organs of Thymelaea lythroides, Cynara scolymus L.
Salviae mitiorrhizae radix and its constituent ursolic acid, Zizyphi spinosae, and its constituent betulinic acid, Cynara scolymus, and its constituents luteolin and cynaroside, and Prunella vulgaris, which shares these constituents, all demonstrate significant increases in eNOS expression, in vitro.
Vogel Digestisan (health food stores) This traditional herbal blend of extract of cynara (artichoke), dandelion, peppermint and boldo will gently work to relieve any feelings of indigestion and gas.
Opposition spokeswoman Cynara Lilly said she was pleased that Oregonians "had again decisively said .
Total Paeonia lactiflora 1:2 35 mL Glycyrrhiza glabra 1:1 15 mL Calendula officinalis 1:2 10 mL Schisandra chinensis 1:2 20 mL Cynara scolymus 1:2 20 mL TOTAL 100 mL Dose 7.
It contains cynara (artichoke), dandelion and boldo to help stimulate digestive enzymes, and peppermint to help reduce the symptoms of colic and wind.
Of the ethanol extracted herbs, Cynara scolymus and ginger (Zingiber officinalis) were the most effective at inhibiting H.
We stretch our dialectic between Browning's Bishop Blougram's Apology and Dowson's Cynara (with Swinburne's Faustine hovering like a vampire in the background.