Eleusine


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Noun1.Eleusine - annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslandsEleusine - annual and perennial grasses of savannas and upland grasslands
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
family Graminaceae, family Gramineae, family Poaceae, Graminaceae, Gramineae, grass family, Poaceae - the grasses: chiefly herbaceous but some woody plants including cereals; bamboo; reeds; sugar cane
Eleusine indica, yard grass, yardgrass, wire grass, goose grass - coarse annual grass having fingerlike spikes of flowers; native to Old World tropics; a naturalized weed elsewhere
African millet, coracan, corakan, Eleusine coracana, finger millet, kurakkan, ragee, ragi - East Indian cereal grass whose seed yield a somewhat bitter flour, a staple in the Orient
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Malleshi, Composition and enzyme inhibitory properties of finger millet (Eleusine coracana L.) seed coat phenolics: Mode of inhibition of [alpha]-glucosidase and pancreatic amylase, Food Chem., 115, (2009).
The availability of paragis (Eleusine indica) made the researchers decide to come up with a paragis soap.
However, in the era of next-generation sequencing, the genome sequence of one of the most important crop plant Eleusine coracana is lacking.
As mentioned above, infestation of some weed families can be reduced as a function of conservative soil management, what can be observed on S2 that Eleusine indica was not reported while Aeschynomene denticulata infestation was detected, changing plant from Poacea to Fabacea family (Table 3).
There are cases where the competitiveness is equivalent as for goose grass (Eleusine indica) in coexistence with maize (Wandscheer, 2013).
Por otra parte, De la Pena & Pensier (2003) reportan el consumo de semillas pertenecientes a las familias Chenopodiaceae y Malvaceae y los generos Chenopodium, Sida y Eleusine. Nuevamente si comparamos los resultados de este estudio con los encontrados en ecosistemas con mayor complejidad vegetal como la restinga brasilena, se observan diferencias notables en la dieta de Z.