Castanea mollissima


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Castanea mollissima: Castanea dentata, chestnut trees
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Castanea mollissima - a small tree with small sweet nuts; wild or naturalized in Korea and China
Castanea, genus Castanea - chestnuts; chinkapins
chestnut tree, chestnut - any of several attractive deciduous trees yellow-brown in autumn; yield a hard wood and edible nuts in a prickly bur
References in periodicals archive ?
Constituents from the testas of Castanea mollissima Blume with [alpha]-glucosidase inhibitory activity.
Castanea mollissima, the Chinese chestnut, closely resembles its European counterpart, and is used in much the same way, while the Japanese chestnut, Castanea crenata, bears a larger, starchier nut that is more often served intact than ground into flour or meal.
an antifungal protein from the chestnut Castanea mollissima.