Sterculia foetida

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Noun1.Sterculia foetida - large tree of Old World tropics having foul-smelling orange-red blossoms followed by red pods enclosing oil-rich seeds sometimes used as food
sterculia - any tree of the genus Sterculia
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Taraxer-14-en-3beta-ol, an anti-inflammatory compound from Sterculia foetida L.
Sterculic oil is extracted from the seeds of the wild almond tree known as Sterculia foetida.
Beroza M, Brecque GCL (1967) Chemosrerilant activity of oils, especially oil of Sterculia foetida in the housefly.