Cydonia oblonga

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Related to Cydonia oblonga: Mespilus germanica, Quince tree
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Noun1.Cydonia oblonga - small Asian tree with pinkish flowers and pear-shaped fruitCydonia oblonga - small Asian tree with pinkish flowers and pear-shaped fruit; widely cultivated
quince - aromatic acid-tasting pear-shaped fruit used in preserves
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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Marmeleiro (Cydonia oblonga Mill.): propagacao seminifera, citogenetica e radiossensitividade--bases ao melhoramento genetico e a obtencao de porta-enxertos.
The use of quince (Cydonia oblonga) for pear tree rootstocks has been done for a long time, which resulted in some canopy reduction, but it was necessary to develop pecan rootstocks for better compatibility, besides being more resistant to diseases and cold.
Green tea (Camellia sinensis) and quince (Cydonia oblonga) leaf have been used for treatment of various infections in traditional medicine for centuries.
All cultivars studied were grafted onto the 'CP' quince tree rootstock (Cydonia oblonga).
Quince (Cydonia oblonga Mill.) belongs to the Maloideae subfamily of the Rosaceae family, which includes apples and pears, all of them commercially important fruits.
Objective of this study was to determine the total polyphenol content, antioxidant activity properties of the methanolic, ethanolic and aqueous extracts of Cydonia oblonga Miller leaves.
decreased secretion of TNF-[alpha] and IL-8 and increased secretion of IL-6 by THP-1 derived macrophages stimulated in the presence of a polyphenolic extract from the Tunisian quince (Cydonia oblonga Miller) (Essafi-Benkhadiret al., 2012).
Graft incompatibility between pear and quince: the influence of metabolites of Cydonia oblonga on suspension cultures of Pyrus communis.
Sial, "Effect of hydroalcoholic extract of cydonia oblonga miller (Quince) on sexual behaviour of wistar rats," Advances in Pharmacological Sciences, vol.
Quince leaves (Cydonia Oblonga) which are waste in Turkey have been employed in this work as an easily available and inexpensive PPO enzyme source.