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Noun1.Chloroxylon - deciduous trees of India and Sri Lanka
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Meliaceae, mahogany family, Meliaceae - tropical trees and shrubs including many important timber and ornamental trees
Chloroxylon swietenia, satinwood tree, satinwood - East Indian tree with valuable hard lustrous yellowish wood;
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In vitro evaluation of anti-diabetic activity of aqueous and ethanoic leaves extracts of Chloroxylon swietenia.
The survey indicates the presence of Anogeissus latifolia, Boswellia serrata, Bauhinia racemosa and Chloroxylon swietenia etc.
Composition and larvicidal activity of leaves and stem essential oils of Chloroxylon swietenia DC against Aedes aegypti and Anopheles stephensi.
Janardhan, "Bioactivity of essential oils and sesquiterpenes of Chloroxylon swietenia DC against Helicoverpa armigera," Current Science, vol.
2a) dominated by a Manilkara (palu) community mixed Chloroxylon (buruta), Vitex (nabada), Berrya (hal-milla) and Schleichera (kon) divisions (Gunatilleke and Gunatilleke 1990).
In Sri Lanka, another valuable hardwood of the monsoon forest and dry zones is satinwood (Chloroxylon swietenia), which like Diospyros ebenum has long been exploited for its valuable wood.
Many species lay claim to the name satinwood, among them Brazilian satinwood, Euxylophora paraensis, East Indian satinwood, Chloroxylon swietenia, West Indies satinwood, Zanthoxylum flavum, Jamaica satinwood, Fagara flava and East African satinwood, Fagara macrophylla.