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Noun1.Abelmoschus - genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowersAbelmoschus - genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus esculentus, lady's-finger, okra plant, okra, gumbo - tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus
Abelmoschus moschatus, abelmosk, Hibiscus moschatus, musk mallow - bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus
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Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.), is one of the popular nutritious vegetables of North-East Africa and South Asia including Pakistan.
Effect of irrigation levels and organic compost on okra plants (Abelmoschus esculentus L.) grown in sandy calcareous soil.
An optimised method of DNA isolation from highly mucilage rich okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.) for PCR analysis.
Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) is a plant in the Malvaceae family that is a multi-purpose crop, but commonly consumed for its green tender fruits as a vegetable.The most well-known characteristic of okra is its slimy nature.
Okra (Abelmoschus spp.; Malvaceae) is cultivated mainly for immature pods, which are consumed fresh or dried, and are added to soup, depending on where it is cultivated.
The discovery, titled 'Nano-composite zinc oxide-chitosan coatings on polyethylene films for extending storage life of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus),' was recently published in the peer review high impact factor Journal of Nanomaterials.
by Times News ServiceDr Laila Al Naamani's research titled "Nano-composite Zinc Oxide-Chitosan Coatings on Polyethylene Films for Extending Storage Life of Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus)" was recently published in a peer review high impact journal.
Qualidade fisica e fisiologica de sementes de quiabo (Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench) produzidas em diferentes laminas de agua salina, Fortaleza, CE, 2014.
Part of the Mallows (Malvaceae) family, okra (Abelmoschus esculentum) is related to cotton, hollyhock, and hibiscus.
Evaluation of seed priming methods to improve seed vigour of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) and beetroot (Beta vulgaris).
Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) is a vegetable crop that belongs to the Malvaceae family and which originated in Ethiopia [1].