Anethum graveolens

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Noun1.Anethum graveolens - aromatic Old World herb having aromatic threadlike foliage and seeds used as seasoningAnethum graveolens - aromatic Old World herb having aromatic threadlike foliage and seeds used as seasoning
dill weed, dill - aromatic threadlike foliage of the dill plant used as seasoning
dill seed - seed of the dill plant used as seasoning
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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Bioactive potential of Anethum graveolens, Feeniculum vulgare and Trachyspermum ammi belonging to the family umbelliferae-current status.
Antibacterial and phytochemical screening of Anethum graveolens, Foeniculum vulgare and Trachyspermum ammi.
Effects of anethum graveolens and garlic on lipid profile in hyperlipidemic patients.
1) In traditional medicine, Anethum graveolens has been used as an anticancer, antimicrobial, antidiabetic, anti-gastric irritation, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant.
Gharib Naseri MK, Heidari A (2007) Antispasmodic effect of Anethum graveolens fruit extract on rat ileum.
Alyssum spp, Portulaca oleracea, Sesamum indicum, Origanum majorana, Trigonella foenum, Anethum graveolens, Melilotus officinalis, Trachyspermum ammi, Cuminum cyminum, Lactuca sativa and Lallemantia royleana [23, 24].
Similarly, the exposition of Anethum graveolens and Ocimum basilicum to Cd, Pb and Cu showed no clear trend of variation (ZHELJAZKOV et al.
Treatment of adult female rats with Anethum graveolens extracts did not affect body and reproductive organs' weight as seen in our previous studies in both male and female rats (8-12).
These results are also in agreement with that of Chaubey (2007) who evaluated fumigant toxicity of Anethum graveolens Nigella sativa and Trachyspermum ammi against T.