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.
The dried leaves and stems of Acacia catechu were separately air-dried in the shade and pulverized into a fine powder.
Herb records in the database vary in size from those with a large amount of published data - such as Ginkgo biloba, with more than 1,000 summarized entries and links - to Acacia catechu (cutch tree or black catechu in the pea family), with fewer than 50.