Azadirachta indica

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Noun1.Azadirachta indica - large semi-evergreen tree of the East Indies; trunk exudes a tenacious gum; bitter bark used as a tonic; seeds yield an aromatic oil; sometimes placed in genus Melia
Azadirachta, genus Azadirachta - genus of large important East Indian trees: neem trees
neem seed - seed of neem trees; source of pesticides and fertilizer and medicinal products
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms
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It is known by names like Indian lilac and Azadirachta indica. Neem is originally grown in India and it has versatile applications in diverse fields.
Neem extract--a vegetable oil pressed from the seeds and fruits of the Azadirachta indica tree--is the primary ingredient in Lice-Nil.
We used 'Neem' (Azadirachta indica) tree leaves which have always been available in abundance all over the country and are nature's best antiseptic gift.
HOW: Twigs from the neem (margosa, Azadirachta indica), miswak (Salvadora persica) and babool (gum acacia) trees are available in the market or can be bought online.
Anti-inflammatory and anti-helminthic activity of ethanolic extract of Azadirachta Indica leaves.
The neem tree, known formally as azadirachta indica, is a member of the mahogany family and grows naturally in India and Sri Lanka.
With the exposed, the aim of this work was to evaluate the effects of the irrigation water salinity in the soil with and without bovine biofertilizer over the relative growth of neem (Azadirachta indica L.).
Foram inventariados 636 individuos, sendo 512 de Cascavel e 124 de Beberibe, totalizando 18 especies, distribuidas em 12 familias (Tabela 1), sendo que apenas Azadirachta indica A.
The herbal extracts like Azadirachta indica (Neem) is well known for its powerful antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic, antimicrobial and antidiabetic properties.
While among the botanicals, Azadirachta indica, Citrullus colocynthis and Nicotiana tabacum caused the most significant reduction of okra borers in both years, followed by Curcuma longa and Corymbia citriodora.
She said eucalyptus was not acceptable rather there should be Acacia trees, Mulberry trees, Azadirachta indica and shisham trees instead of current scheme of trees.
Azadirachta indica commonly known as Neem which possesses anti-bacterial, anticarcinogenic, anti-helminthic, anti-diabetic, anti-oxidant, astringent, anti-viral, cytotoxic and anti-inflammatory activity.