Canavalia


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Related to Canavalia: jack bean, Canavalia gladiata
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Noun1.Canavalia - herbs or woody vines of mainly American tropics and subtropics
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
Canavalia ensiformis, giant stock bean, jack bean, wonder bean - annual semi-erect bushy plant of tropical South America bearing long pods with white seeds grown especially for forage
Canavalia gladiata, sword bean - twining tropical Old World plant bearing long pods usually with red or brown beans; long cultivated in Orient for food
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The placement of lectin binders Canavalia ensiformis (Con-A) and Triticum vulgaris (WGA) in the hypothalamic tissue was investigated, and it was determined that there was a change in the amount and location of the lectins after application.
In the second experiment 12 treatments were distributed in a 4 x 3 factorial design, with four copper doses and three plant genotypes (Canavalia ensiformis, Mucuna cinereum and M.
The plots, with three replications each, were 12 x 4 m installed in the direction of slope (23%), with the following treatments: bare soil (BS), olive tree cultivated on bare soil (OBS), olive tree intercropped with jack bean (Canavalia ensiformis) (OJB), olive tree intercropped with Pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum) (OML), and olive tree cultivated with spontaneous vegetation (OSV).
aerialis was obtained on jack bean Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC.
eridania had a shorter pupal stage when fed on velvet bean Stizolobium aterrimum, pigeon pea Cajanus cajan, jack bean Canavalia ensiformes, oilseed radish Raphanus sativus and sunn hemp Crotalaria juncea at ambient temperatures (Jesus et al., 2013).
Studying green manure in organic production of lettuce, using velvet bean (Mucuna pruriens (L.) DC), jack bean (Canavalia ensiformis (L.) DC.), crotalaria (Crotalaria spectabilis Roth), dwarf pigeon pea (Cajanus cajan cv.
Lectins from Cratylia floribunda (CFL), Dioclea violacea (DVL), and Canavalia gladiata (CGL) were purified as previously reported [19-21].
Functional, physicochemical and retrogradation properties of sword bean (Canavalia gladiate) acetylated and oxidized starches.
In Jul 2007, the area was previously cultivated with a mixture of green manures (seeds obtained from the local market): Crotalaria juncea L., Raphanus sativus L., Avena sativa L., Stizolobium aterrimum Piper & Tracy, Canavalia ensiformis (D.C.) and Lolium multiflorum Lam.