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Related to Borassus: Borassus flabellifer
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Noun1.Borassus - palmyra
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
Borassus flabellifer, longar palm, lontar, palmyra, palmyra palm, toddy palm, wine palm - tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving
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Evaluation of the analgesic and antipyretic activities of ethanolic extract of male flowers (inflorescences) of Borassus flabellifer 1 (Arecaceae).
Arecaceae: This is a family of palms, several of which dwell in open places such as savannas (Hyphene, Borassus, Phoenix dactylifera) and secondary/dry forest (Elaeis guineensis, Cocos nucifera); few are found in freshwater swamps such as Raphia vinifera, R.
Investigation of physical, chemical and mechanical properties of raw and alkali treated Borassus fruit fibre.
Varias autores han estudiado las palmas intensamente, tanto en aspectos anatomicos como ecologicos y se han realizado estudios morfologicos e histogeneticos de especies de palmas como: Bactris gasipaes, Borassus sp.
Les jardins d'eucalyptus, de Gmelina arborea et d'acacia des premiers different des jardins exuberants d'Elaeis guineensis, de Borassus akeassii ou de Cananga odorata des seconds.
5-lipoxygenase and cyclooxygenase inhibitory dammarane triterpenoid 1 from borassus flabellifer seed coat inhibits tumor necrosis factor-a secretion in LPSInduced THP-1 human monocytes and induces apoptosis in MIA PaCa-2 pancreatic cancer cells," Anti-Cancer Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, vol.
Por ejemplo, generos como Borassus, Brahea, Caryota, Copernicia, Phoenix, Rhaphis, Sabal, Syagrus, Trachycarpus y Washingtonia poseen caracteristicas como: tronco aereo y alargado con las bases de las hojas persistentes y peciolos acanalados.
Borassus (Palmyra Palm) is a genus of six species of fan palms and they are tall palms, capable of growing up to 30 m high (98 ft).
ferrugineus include 40 species of palms (Naturjardins 2013), which include Areca catechu, Arenga pinnata, Borassus flabellifer, Caryota maxima, C.