Tamarindus


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Noun1.Tamarindus - widely cultivated tropical trees originally of AfricaTamarindus - widely cultivated tropical trees originally of Africa
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
tamarind, tamarind tree, tamarindo, Tamarindus indica - long-lived tropical evergreen tree with a spreading crown and feathery evergreen foliage and fragrant flowers yielding hard yellowish wood and long pods with edible chocolate-colored acidic pulp
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Mr Kioli, who is also the chairman of Kenya Climate Change Working Group, says more than 85 per cent of the charcoal produced in the region comes from acacia tortilis (umbrella thorn) and tamarindus indica (tamarind) indigenous tree species.
Although several natural sunscreens are now on the market incorporating the ingredients that I discussed today, great opportunity in this field still exists, especially incorporating rice bran, lichen, cinnamon, tamarindus, and Piper Nigrum into chemical sunscreens," concluded Jacknin.
CHUNGSAMARNYART & JANSAWAN (2001) reported the action of SA, isolated from the fruit of Tamarindus indicus (tamarind), on engorged females of Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus.
Cycle lanes have recently been delivered on David Low Way between Petrie Avenue and Tamarindus Street, Marcoola and Petrie Creek to Godfreys Road in Bli Bli; and works are also underway between Mudjimba Esplanade and Boardwalk Boulevard, Marcoola.
2010) que, ao testarem o efeito de dois diferentes tamanhos de recipiente (12 x 24 cm e 18 x 30 cm) em mudas de Tamarindus indica, notaram que o recipiente de maior volume proporcionou maior incremento na massa seca do sistema radicular das mudas.
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).
Hypolipidemic and weight reducing activity of the ethanolic extract of Tamarindus indica fruit pulp in cafeteria diet- and sulpiride-induced obese rats.
Patil, "Protective effect of Tamarindus indica Linn against paracetamol-induced hepatotoxicity in rats," Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences, vol.
2] Tamarindus indica L is widely used as a traditional medicine in Indonesia and is commonly used to treat gastritis, rheumatism, constipation, and fever.