Cyperus esculentus


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Related to Cyperus esculentus: Cyperus rotundus, Cyperus longus, Emex australis
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Noun1.Cyperus esculentus - European sedge having small edible nutlike tubersCyperus esculentus - European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers
sedge - grasslike or rushlike plant growing in wet places having solid stems, narrow grasslike leaves and spikelets of inconspicuous flowers
Cyperus, genus Cyperus - type genus of Cyperaceae; grasslike rhizomatous herbs; cosmopolitan except very cold regions
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25 (Water (and) Cyperus esculentus tuber extract (and) xanthan gum) Neolone (Dow Chemical) 0.
Claviceps cyperi, a new cause of severe ergotism in dairy cattle consuming maize silage and teff hay contaminated with ergotised Cyperus esculentus (nut sedge) on the Highveld of South Africa.
Argyrosperma 52) Cucurbita maxima zapallo 55) Cydonia oblonga membrillero 54) Cynara cardunculus alcaucil, alcachofa 55) Cynodon dactylon grama bermuda, gramon 56) Cyperus compresus coqui 57) Cyperus esculentus juncia avellanada chufa 58) Cyperus globulosus junco, sedge, globe 59) Cyperus papyrus papiro 60) Cyperus rotundas cebollin 61) Dactyloctenium zacate egipcio aegyptium 62) Digitaria aequiglumis pasto 63) Digitaria eglumis maleza 64) Diditaria sanguinalis pasto pangola 65) Digitaria sanguinalis pasto cuaresma 66) Digitaria sp.