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Noun1.gnetum - small tropical tree with tiered branches and divaricate branchlets having broad glossy dark green leaves; exploited for its edible young leaves and seeds that provide a fine flour
genus Gnetum - type genus of the Gnetaceae; small trees or shrubs usually with climbing jointed stems and terminal spikes of flowers with orange-red seeds clustered in rough cones
gymnospermous tree - any tree of the division Gymnospermophyta
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red wine, purple grape juice), various berries, peanuts, jackfruit, pomegranate, eucalyptus, the roots of Polygonum cuspidatum (Japanese knotweed, which is used in traditional Chinese and Japanese medicine to treat dermatitis, among other conditions), (1) Scots pine, spruce, corn lily, gnetum, and butterfly orchid.
Lianas of the genus Gnetum are broadleaved gymnosperms with more than 30 species of pantropical distribution (Rodin & Kapil, 1969).
Gnetum bucholzianum belongs to the gnetaceae family usually with climbing jointed stems (1).
y Gnetum ula Brongn en la India (Pirozynski y Patil, 1970), posteriormente fue reportado para Australia en hojas muertas no identificadas (Sutton, 1980).
Development of gelatinous (reaction) fibers in stems of Gnetum gnemon (Gnetales).
La vegetacion de las margenes de los rios usualmente esta adornada con lianas colgantes de la gimnosperma propia de la region, Gnetum nodiflorum.
Gnetum is a group of trees and climbing vines found throughout tropical rain forest.
2003) a set of gymnosperms (specifically Gnetum and Ephedra (Gnetales)) was designated as outgroup.
Del mismo modo, especies de lianas y hemiepifitas lenosas como Gnetum nodiflorum Brongn.
stem) Gnetaceae: Gnetum nodiflorum Brongniart (stem) Guttiferae: Garcinia madruno (Kunth) Hammel (bark), Vismia amazonica Ewan (stem), Vismia macrophylla Kunth (stem) Hippocrataceae: Hippocratea volubilis L.