Cananga


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Noun1.Cananga - a genus of Malayan tree
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Annonaceae, custard-apple family, family Annonaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs
Cananga odorata, ylang-ylang, ilang-ilang - evergreen Asian tree with aromatic greenish-yellow flowers yielding a volatile oil; widely grown in the tropics as an ornamental
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A cet effet, le projet de cooperation qui devrait impliquer les universites pedagogiques Lueji A'nkonde (Angola), Notri Down et Cananga (Kasai Central) sera envoye au ministere de l'Education, a Luanda, pour approbation, selon un communique officiel cite par l'Agence de presse angolaise (Angop).
In the Philippines, some of the common essential oils used in aromatherapy extracted from plants that grow in the country are: ylang ylang (cananga odorata), lemon grass (citronella), patchouli, vertiver, castor seeds (castor oil), pili, eucalyptus (mint), malunggay, sampaguita, sambong and ginger.
Topping my list would be ylang-ylang, another large tropical tree (Cananga odorata) that I'll never be able to grow, but whose sweet, tropical fragrance does make me swoon.
The next day, she was found dead in the town of Cananga, also in Leyte province, with a gunshot wound in the face, her face covered by packaging tape and her hands tied with packaging tape, too.
While many essential oils are now known to cause skin sensitization and dermatitis, the testing of fragrance oils that may contain such essential oils, for example Santalum album, Cananga odorata, Jasminum species, Mentha piperita, Melaleuca alternifolia, tea tree oil, and Lavandula angustifolia, may not reveal this potential safety concern (unless such essential oils are tested themselves).
Research: Investigators initiated a double-blind, randomized, parallel-group, placebo-controlled study in order to evaluate the effect of orally self-administered Slim339, which is a proprietary fixed combination of Garcinia cambogia extract with calcium pantothenate (standardized for the content of hydroxycitric acid and pantothenic acid) and extracts of Matricaria chamomilla, Rosa damascena, Lavandula officinalis and Cananga odorata, on body weight in overweight and obese volunteers.