family Zingiberaceae


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Noun1.family Zingiberaceae - a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musalesfamily Zingiberaceae - a family of tropical monocotyledonous plants of order Musales
liliopsid family, monocot family - family of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Musales, order Musales - tropical plants
genus Zingiber, Zingiber - tropical Asiatic and Polynesian perennial plants: ginger
Curcuma, genus Curcuma - tropical Asiatic perennial herbs
Alpinia, genus Alpinia, genus Languas, genus Zerumbet - perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes
Aframomum, genus Aframomum - an African genus of plants of the family Zingiberaceae
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This spice is a non-perishable perennial herbaceous plant belonging to the ginger family Zingiberaceae, growing from thick rootstalk up to 4 m in height.
Don, a novel medical plant belonging to the family Zingiberaceae, has gained interest among researchers for its diverse biochemical properties.
Zingiber Officinale (Ginger) is common is name for plant belongs to family Zingiberaceae, which contains about 1300 species in 50 genera, along with four other families is placed in the order Zingiberales [62].
a perennial herb belongs to the family Zingiberaceae consists of underground rhizomes and erect shoots (Chandarana et al.
The family Zingiberaceae are well known for their medicinal value and are widely distributed throughout equatorial regions especially in Southeast Asia.
the member of family Zingiberaceae is significant for its medicinal and pharmacological potentials.
Zingiberofficinale is one of the most widely used herbs in the family Zingiberaceae that recently has been reported for various medicinal properties [1,2], such as treatment of cough, nausea, pain, diarrhea, vomiting, anorexia, asthma and bronchoconstriction [3,4].

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