Myristica


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Noun1.Myristica - type genus of MyristicaceaeMyristica - type genus of Myristicaceae; tropical Asian evergreen trees with small white or yellow flowers followed by fleshy fruits
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
family Myristicaceae, Myristicaceae, nutmeg family - family of aromatic tropical trees with arillate seeds
Myristica fragrans, nutmeg, nutmeg tree - East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace
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Summary: The study was designed to assess and compare the antioxidant properties of plants namely, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Illicuim verum, Myristica fragrans, Curculigo orchioeides, and Embelia ribes.
Antioxidant and antiangiogenic activities of the essential oils of Myristica fragrans and Morinda citrifolia" Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, 294 - 298 (2012).
What is the kernel of the tree Myristica fragrans called?
Greasy groupers (Epinephelus tauvina) fed with herbal diet containing purified active component of Ocimum sanctum, Withania somnifera, and Myristica fragrans (Sivaram and Babu, 2004), chinese sucker (Myxocyprinus asiaticus) fed with traditional Chinese medicinal plant extracts (Zhang et al.
Myristica fragrans is the tree from which nutmeg and what other spice are derived?
It contains Acorus calamus, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellirica, Santalum rubrum, Myristica fragrans and Piper longum.
Myristica swamp forests are found very widely distributed in Karnataka and Goa.
Extraction et analyse des huiles essentielles de deux epices de la famille des anonacees: Monodora myristica (Gaertn.
Myristica fragrans, Cinnamomum zeylanicum, and Mucuna pruriens, are among the vital components of herbal medicines used for the treatment of different diseases, including male sexual disorders.