Arachis


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arachis

(ˈærəkɪs)
n
(Plants) any of various plants native to South America and belonging to the genus Arachis of the family Fabaceae, the most famous of which is the peanut (Arachis hypogaea)
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Noun1.arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
Arachis hypogaea, peanut vine, peanut - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
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Over the past couple years, an archaeological dig--of the genetic kind--has been in the works to uncover the complex beginnings of the beloved peanut, Arachis hypogaea.
Effect of increasing levels of Arachis pintoi foliage in diets for rabbits on the zootechnical performance in the growth-fattening phase
Foram considerados quatro tipos de cobertura telha de fibrocimento de 6 mm (Tfib), telha reciclada (6 mm), composta por 75% de polimeros e 25% de aluminio (Trec), telhado verde, grama, Zoysia japonica (Tgra) e telhado verde, amendoim, Arachis repens (Tame), com quatro repeticoes cada um totalizando 16 modelos em escala reduzida e distorcida, dispostos aleatoriamente (Figura 1).
Peels of Pisum sativum (Pea) and Arachis hypogaea (Peanut) were utilized to investigate their dye removing capacity.
2004, Population dynamics of aphids, Aphis craccivora Koch and Hysteroneura setariae Thomas in relation to weather parameters in groundnut, Arachis hypogaea L.
Occurrence of Enneothrips flavens Moulton and Stegasta bosquella (Chambers) and its effects on agronomic traits of wild Arachis accessions.
The scholars include Aneela Saleem, daughter of Muhammad Saleem in the subject of Urdu after approval of her thesis entitled "Jabir Ali Sayyed Hayat aur Adabi Khidmaat", Noor Zaman, son of Gul Jehan in the subject of Mycology & Plant Pathology after approval of his thesis entitled "Management of Root Rot of Arachis Hypogaea L.
Considerando as especies da familia Fabaceae, com excecao de Arachis pintoi, especie nao espontanea na pastagem, a frequencia relativa media de leguminosas foi de 0,88% e 0,41% na primavera de 2007 para os tratamentos sem e com herbicida, respectivamente (Figuras 1 e 2).