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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5] Lectins: AAL, Aleuria aurantia lectin; ABA, Agaricus bisporus agglutinin; ACA, Amaranthus caudatus agglutinin; AOL, Aspergillus oryzae lectin; BPL, Bauhinia purpurea alba lectin; ConA, Canavalia ensiformis agglutinin; DBA, Dolichos biflorus agglutinin; DSA, Datura stramonium agglutinin; ECA, Erythrina cristagalli agglutinin; EEL, Euonymus europaeus lectin; GNA, Galanthus nivalis agglutinin; GSL-I, Griffonia simplicifolia lecti n I; GSL-I[A.
The names follow, with available Hawaiian names in parentheses: Astelia waialealae (pa'iniu), Canavalia napaliensis (awikiwiki), Chamaesyce eleanoriae ('akoko), Chamaesyce remyi var.
Moreover, genera such as Amicia, Amphicarpaea, Canavalia, Clitoria, Lathyrus, Lotus, Lupinus, Myrospermum, and Orbexilum were restricted to these communities.
Several species of wild and underutilized legumes, such as Sesbania, Mucuna and Canavalia, possess strong nutritional and pharmaceutical value.
1997) FIA with immobilised Canavalia brasiliensis as a urease source.
Calostemma purpureum * Canavalia rosea * Castanospermum australe * Chenopodium spp.