Ricinus communis


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Related to Ricinus communis: castor oil
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Noun1.Ricinus communis - large shrub of tropical Africa and Asia having large palmate leaves and spiny capsules containing seeds that are the source of castor oil and ricinRicinus communis - large shrub of tropical Africa and Asia having large palmate leaves and spiny capsules containing seeds that are the source of castor oil and ricin; widely naturalized throughout the tropics
castor bean - the toxic seed of the castor-oil plant; source of castor oil
genus Ricinus, Ricinus - a genus of herb having only one known species: castor-oil plant
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Gas liquid chromatography (GLC) of oils from Brassica campestris (Sarson), Ricinus communis (Arund) and Eruca sativa (Taramira) was conducted to explore their lipid components for their assessment as active principles against bacteria.
Host plant(s): Chenopodum album (6, 7, 11); Conyzacanadensis (11); Galinosoga perviflora (11); Plantago major (13); Silybum marianum (6, 7, 11); Sonchus oleraceous (7, 11); Ricinus communis (11); Coriandrum sativum (11) and Tagetes minuta (11).
Ricinus communis - For non-appearance of milk or to increase breast milk.
Preference and consumption of different morphological parts of Ricinus communis L.
Summary: In the current research, an attempt has been made to isolate ricinine (an alkaloid) from the leaves of Ricinus communis L.
Secondary seed dispersal of Ricinus communis Linnaeus (Euphorbiaceae) by ants in secondary growth vegetation in Minas Gerais.
6) Corymbia citriodora n/a n/a Cymbopogon n/a n/a winterianus Ricinus communis 34.
R 7/14 RIP 7/14 Type II RIP precursor 2 LALVYPFTGNPNOK 9/14 Ricin-agglutinin 3 OQWYFYPDGTLGVPK 8/16 Type II RIP 5 VGEDVAQSDLALX 9/12 Agglutinin I Number Peptide ETR1 (29 kDa) Identity Species 1 VLVLTCGLGPSSQR 8/14 Panax ginseng 8/14 Sambucus nigra 2 ALLVYPFTGNPNOK 9/14 Ricinus communis 3 OQWYFYPDGTLGVPK 8/16 Momordica charantia 4 VPLVYDETGGGPTLR 8/15 Oryza sativa 7/15 Ricinus communis Number Peptide ETR2 (31 kDa) Identity Species 2 LALVYPFTGNPNOK 9/14 Ricinus communis 5 LVMDVAQSKPSLK 11/12 Viscum album 9/12 Ricinus communis 6 DPVLTCGLGALSOR 8/14 Panax ginseng 7/14 Medicago truncatula Number Peptide ETR2 (27 kDa) Identity Species 6 DPVLTCGLGALSOR 8/14 Panax ginseng 7/14 Medicago truncatula Number Peptides ETR3 (29 kDa) Identity Species 1 WLTCGLGPSSQ.
Some of the ingredients to play around with include dark-leaved dahlias with flame-coloured flowers, eucomis (the pineapple plant) and Ricinus communis 'Impala', a very dark-leaved version of the castor-oil plant.
Through the assessment and comparison of different indexes such as transfer factor (TF), enrichment factor (EF), and the absorption index, the ability of Ricinus communis L.