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Noun1.millettia - any of several tropical trees or shrubs yielding showy streaked dark reddish or chocolate-colored woodmillettia - any of several tropical trees or shrubs yielding showy streaked dark reddish or chocolate-colored wood
genus Millettia - genus of trees and shrubs of the Old World tropics
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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PainKill Plasters' full list of ingredients include Reticulate millettia, saline cistanche, davallia mariesii, Chain fern, wild celery, safflower, spignet, corydalis and borneol.
Ayub, Isolation, Spectroscopic and Density Functional Theory Studies of 7-(4-methoxyphenyl)-9H-furo[2,3-f]chromen-9-one: A New Flavonoid from the Bark of Millettia ovalifolia, Spectrochim Acta.
The most popular fishing gears used for fishing are the seed of Millettia ferruginea (in Amharic called Birbira) and barks of Balanites aegyptiaca (locally called Bedeno).
The medicinal plants that can be made into powder are as follows: Piper nigrum, Aerva lanata, Centella asiatica, Millettia pinnata, Boerhavia diffusa, Phyllanthus emblica, Terminalia bellirica, Terminalia chebula, and Nymphaea alba.
Hongmu is the general name of a series of precious commercial wood products coming from five genera, including Peterocarpus, Dalbergia, Diospyros, Millettia, and Cassia (Standardization Administration of P.
Green Oil Plantations Limited sold overseas plots of land planted with tropical millettia pinnata trees, which produce an ecological energy source.
Holotype: MOZAMBIQUE: 1[male] 'Mozambique Catapu,/Mphingwe Camp [18[degrees]02'28"S 35[degrees]11'59"E], 32 km/S of Zambezi river; dry Millettia lowland forest;/GBP Davies; January 2007' (NMSA).
Isoflavonoids isolated from Millettia taiwaniana such as furowanin A, warangalone, isoerysenegalensein E, and euchrenone blO also showed significant cytotoxicity against HL-60 cells (Ito et al.
Tuba' is a member of the Leguminosae and Fabaceae family which comprises 200 genera and 68 species including 21 species of Tephrosia, 12 of Derris, 12 of Lonchocarpus, 10 of Millettia and several of Mundula [2].
In our ongoing search for bioactive compounds from medicinal plants [6-10], we have been studying the stem bark of Millettia macrophylla, a Cameroonian medicinal plant used in the treatment of menopausal symptoms.
One important market force refers to domestic consumer demand for (i) reproduction of Ming and Ching dynasty furniture, for which the more expensive and increasingly scarce rosewood species traditionally used are being substituted with African species (primarily Swartzia madagascariensis, Combretum imberbe, Millettia stuhlmannii and Dalbergia melanoxylon), (ii) solid wood flooring (primarily Millettia stuhlmannii and Afzelia quanzensis), (iii) veneers for laminated flooring, and (iv) carvings (Mackenzie 2006).
2003) reported that the chloroform extract of millettia dura showed high activity (LC50 =3.