Trigonella foenumgraecum


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Related to Trigonella foenumgraecum: fenugreek, Methi, Fenugreek seeds
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Noun1.Trigonella foenumgraecum - annual herb or southern Europe and eastern Asia having off-white flowers and aromatic seeds used medicinally and in curryTrigonella foenumgraecum - annual herb or southern Europe and eastern Asia having off-white flowers and aromatic seeds used medicinally and in curry
fenugreek seed, fenugreek - aromatic seeds used as seasoning especially in curry
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Trigonella, Trigonella - Old World genus of frequently aromatic herbs
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Chemopreventive activities of Trigonella foenumgraecum (Fenugreek) against breast cancer.
The antidiabetic effect of Trigonella foenumgraecum seed powder has been shown in alloxan diabetic rats (Renuka et al.