Musa paradisiaca


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Noun1.Musa paradisiaca - a banana tree bearing hanging clusters of edible angular greenish starchy fruitsMusa paradisiaca - a banana tree bearing hanging clusters of edible angular greenish starchy fruits; tropics and subtropics
plantain - starchy banana-like fruit; eaten (always cooked) as a staple vegetable throughout the tropics
banana, banana tree - any of several tropical and subtropical treelike herbs of the genus Musa having a terminal crown of large entire leaves and usually bearing hanging clusters of elongated fruits
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The selected papers registered 18 plant species used: Ajuga iva (southern bugle), Anacardium occidentale (cashew), Cassia sophera, Chlorophytum borivilianum (safed musli), Cnidoscolus aconitifolius, Coccinia indica, Danae racemosa (poet's laurel), Dracaena arborea, Eugenia jambolana (jambul), Hyphaene the baica (doum palm),Momordica charantia (karela),Morns alba (white mulberry), Mncuna pruriens (velvet bean), Musa paradisiaca (banana), Phoenix dactylifera (date palm), Sida cordata, Tamarindus indica (tamarind) and Urtica dioica (stinging nettle).
Antihyperglycemic effect of separate and composite extract of root of Musa paradisiaca and leaf of Cocciniaindica in streptozotocin-induced diabetic male albino rat.
Este nuevo riesgo artistico vincula a Yosman Botero a una de las agendas del arte contemporaneo colombiano, en una clara linea de trabajo en el que destaca la hibridacion critica de historias y temporalidades (Jose Alejandro Restrepo y Musa Paradisiaca (1997), El cocodrilo de Humboldt no es el cocodrilo de Hegel (1994), Maria Escallon e In Memoriam (2001), Efren Oiraldo y Dorado-Dorado (2010)), por citar solo unos ejemplos; ademas de ser uno de los baluartes para la posibilidad creativa, legitimada desde las posturas teoricas del arte posthistorico o las relecturas benjaminianas de la segunda mitad del siglo XX.
A constituent hydroxyanigorufone obtained from Musa paradisiaca showed to be a prospective cancer chemopreventive agent [12].
The aim of the study was to evaluate in vitro the antileishmanial activity of triterpenes and sterols isolated from Musa paradisiaca (banana) fruit peel used traditionally to treat leishmaniasis.
Hemostatic Effect of the stem juice of Musa paradisiaca L.
2001) Isolation, Purification and some Structural Features of the Mucilaginous Exudate from Musa paradisiaca.