Artemisia absinthium


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Related to Artemisia absinthium: Artemisia annua, absinthe, wormwood, Thujone
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Noun1.Artemisia absinthium - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absintheArtemisia absinthium - aromatic herb of temperate Eurasia and North Africa having a bitter taste used in making the liqueur absinthe
absinth, absinthe - strong green liqueur flavored with wormwood and anise
genus Artemisia - usually aromatic shrubs or herbs of north temperate regions and South Africa and western South America: wormwood; sagebrush; mugwort; tarragon
wormwood - any of several low composite herbs of the genera Artemisia or Seriphidium
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Determination of the chemical composition and antioxidant activity of the essential oil of Artemisia dracunculus and of the antifungal and antibacterial activities of Turkish Artemisia absinthium, A.
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Las hojas de Artemisia absinthium fueron recolectadas en la poblacion de Tovar, municipio Tovar, Edo.
Estudios precedentes han sugerido que entre las plantas medicinales mas usadas en Ecuador se encuentran: Artemisia absinthium, Cnidoscolus aconitifolius, Parthenium hysterophorus Linn, Piper carpunya Ruiz & Pav y Taraxacum officinale (Aguirre-Mendoza, Linares-Palomino, & Peter Kvist, 2006; Ceron, 2006; Sanchez, Kvist, & Aguirre, 2006).
Artemisia absinthium one of these herbs has traditionally been used in different societies for antibiotic antiparasitic antifungal and antipyretic purposes.
Artemisia glacialis es hallada en situaciones alpinas y sus virtudes son semejantes a la Artemisia absinthium.
Thujone, whose latin name is Artemisia absinthium, is a toxin extracted from wormwood plants that some EU lawmakers worry is too harmful, especially in higher concentrations.
Artemisia absinthium is frequently used in Morocco as an infusion with tea, especially in winter.
Artemisia absinthium, Wormwood (shoot, leaf)--in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Artemisia has been used as an antiparasitic agent for more than 1,000 years, (26) as well as an antihelmintic since primordial times.
Traditional European herbs used for improvement of memory and cognitive function include Artemisia absinthium, Melissa officinalis, Salvia lavandulaefolia (Spanish sage) and Salvia officinalis.