Anacardium


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anacardium

(ˌænəˈkɑːdɪəm)
n
a genus of plants in the Anacardiaceae family found chiefly in tropical areas
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Noun1.anacardium - type genus of the Anacardiaceae: cashewAnacardium - type genus of the Anacardiaceae: cashew
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Anacardiaceae, family Anacardiaceae, sumac family - the cashew family; trees and shrubs and vines having resinous (sometimes poisonous) juice; includes cashew and mango and pistachio and poison ivy and sumac
Anacardium occidentale, cashew, cashew tree - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roasted
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Project activities will include planting of fast growing indigenous and economic tree species such as Anacardium occidentale; Mangifera indica; Citrus spp; Moringa oleifera; Vitaleria paradoxum; Phoenix dactylifera; Psidium guajava; Parkia biglobosa, Acacia senegal etc to cushion the harsh weather conditions.
Seven substances are found on both lists: ambergris, Semecarpus anacardium, camphor, citron, coconut, musk, and sandalwood.
The species of the flora present at the experimental site included Parkia biglobosa, Mangifera indica, Glyricidia serpeum, Aspillia africana, Azadirachta indica, Anacardium occidentalis and Pennisetum purpureum.
Moreover, methanolic preparations containing Anacardium occidental in different concentrations exposed to HepG2 cells showed discriminable expression profiles (Khaleghi et al.
06 (Memecylaceae) Alibertia edulis 0 41 1482 0 Rich (Rubiaceae) Anacardium 0 82 2420 0 occidentale L.
Molluscicides from the cashew Anacardium occidentale and their large-scale isolation.
Besides some dry bromeliad leaves that supported the entire nest, a shallow basket that shaped the internal chamber was composed of leaves of Anacardium occidentale and several twigs and leaves of plants from the Myrtaceae family, apparently gathered while green (Fig.
8] Himejima M, Kubo I (1991) Antibacterial agents from the cashew Anacardium occidentale (Anacardiaceae) nutshell oil.
Cashew nuts, Anacardium occidentale, are the fruits of a tropical tree, having a crescent-like shape.
Anacardium occidentale L (Anacardiaceae), a fruit tree grown widely in tropical and sub-tropical areas is cultivated in Africa, south America, India, especially in costal districts of Andhra Pradesh, Orissa and West Bengal for its cashew nuts (Kernel).
Floral and extrafloral nectar production in Anacardium occidentale L.