Chinese jujube


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Noun1.Chinese jujube - dark red plumlike fruit of Old World buckthorn trees
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
drupe, stone fruit - fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube
jujube, jujube bush, Ziziphus jujuba, Christ's-thorn, Jerusalem thorn - spiny tree having dark red edible fruits
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Chinese jujube (Ziziphus jujuba Mill.) is a native plant of China that belongs to the genus Ziziphus in the Rhamnaceae family.
Jiang, "Antioxidant activity and total phenolic contents in peel and pulp of Chinese jujube (Ziziphus jujuba Mill.) fruits," Journal of Food Biochemistry, vol.
Chinese jujube polysaccharides showed good enzyme activities and ameliorated the injury of the small intestine in rabbits with ischemia/reperfusion [19].
Effect of nanopacking on preservation quality of Chinese jujube (Ziziphus jujube Mill.
There are very few plants or trees which are admired by the Chinese as the jujube tree due to its medications [6] resulting from treatment with extracts from the Chinese jujube. Experiments show that Ziziphus jujubae possesses immense pharmacological properties like antiaging effects, anti-inflammatory effects, anticancer and antiviral effects, and antiparasitic effects.
Chinese jujube (also known as Chinese date) is the fruit of Ziziphus jujuba Mill.

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