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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population and photosynthetic capacity of okra Abelmoschus esculentus (L.
Okra, scientifically known as Abelmoschus esculentus, has long been favoured as a food for the health-conscious.
Residual plots of desorption process of lettuce seeds using mathematical models: modified Oswin (A), modified Henderson (B), and Copace (C) in previous studies: Abelmoschus esculentus (Goneli et al.
hirsutum, Abelmoschus esculentus and Capsicum frutescens that had maximum attractiveness and less mortality.
Eco-friendly management of major pests of okra, Abelmoschus esculentus (L.
Kumar DS, Tony DE, Kumar AP, Kumar KA, Rao SB and R Nadendla A review on: Abelmoschus Esculentus (okra).
Antiadhesive Properties of Abelmoschus esculentus (Okra) Immature Fruit Extract against Helicobacter pylori Adhesion.