Abelmoschus esculentus


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Noun1.Abelmoschus esculentus - 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 stewsAbelmoschus esculentus - 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
gumbo, okra - long mucilaginous green pods; may be simmered or sauteed but used especially in soups and stews
Abelmoschus, genus Abelmoschus - genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
okra - long green edible beaked pods of the okra plant
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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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 urea fertilizer and maize cob ash on soil chemical properties, growth, yield, and mineral composition of okra, Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench.
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.
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.
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].
In this regard, total 180 (n = 60x3) samples of okra (Abelmoschus esculentus) and eggplant (Solanum melongena) comprising of 30 samples vegetable were collected from the peri-urban farming system of Multan, Faisalabad and Gujranwala to assess insecticide residues along with their dietary intake assessment.