Cajanus cajan


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Noun1.Cajanus cajan - tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
cajan pea, dahl, pigeon pea - small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
Cajanus, genus Cajanus - erect densely branched shrubby perennials of Old World tropics; naturalized in other warm regions
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Amino acid, fatty acid and mineral composition of pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan).
(2006), for Leucaena leucocephala (1.37h) and Neonotonia wightii (1.74h), but was lower than Cajanus cajan (5.72h).
For instance, in Brassica juncea (Sharma et al., 1990); In Tamarindus indica (Jalwal and Gulati, 1991), In Pisum sativum (Ozcan et al., 1993), In Cajanus cajan L.
Las limitantes nutricionales obtenidas con el uso de programas de alimentacion tradicional han incentivado el interes por la utilizacion de leguminosas arbustivas (Gliricidia sepium, Leucaena leucocephala, Cajanus cajan, Cratylia argentea) para aumentar la disponibilidad y calidad de recursos alimenticios en la nutricion de rumiantes [7, 14, 25].
Antioxidative parameters in the seedlings of peageonpea (Cajanus cajan) in response to Zn and Ni stresses.
Cajanus cajan Linn.(Leguminosae) prevents alcohol-induced rat liver damage and augments cytoprotective function.