Acacia catechu


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Noun1.Acacia catechu - East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat podsAcacia catechu - East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods; source of black catechu
genus Acacia - large genus of shrubs and trees and some woody vines of Central and South America, Africa, Australia and Polynesia: wattle; mimosa
acacia - any of various spiny trees or shrubs of the genus Acacia
black catechu, catechu - extract of the heartwood of Acacia catechu used for dyeing and tanning and preserving fishnets and sails; formerly used medicinally
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2013) In spite of such novel properties, the utilization of Acacia catechu into meat system is almost unexplored.
ACACIA SPECIES (Katha in Manipuri): Acacia catechu is a moderate sized tree and belongs to the family Leguminosai.
The dried leaves and stems of Acacia catechu were separately air-dried in the shade and pulverized into a fine powder.
Some plants used by the tribal people of Buldhana district, India to treat wounds include Acacia catechu, Achyranthes aspera, Cynodon dactylon, and Eclipta alba--these plants being the same as used by the Kavirajes of Bangladesh (Korpenwar, 2012).
Resins from Uncaria gambier and Acacia catechu tannins were prepared by copolymerization with phenol and formaldehyde at 100[degrees]C.
Acacia catechu (stem)--The herb Acacia catechu is typically utilized for its astringent and antioxidant properties.