Fraxinus excelsior

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Related to Fraxinus excelsior: European ash, Common ash
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Noun1.Fraxinus excelsior - tall ash of Europe to the Caucasus having leaves shiny dark-green above and pale downy beneath
ash tree, ash - any of various deciduous pinnate-leaved ornamental or timber trees of the genus Fraxinus
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Fraxinus Excelsior is the Latin name for what type of tree?
T1 ash, Fraxinus excelsior, crown reduceby 2 metres due to excessive shading.
Fraxinus excelsior, a novel herb, showed antiproliferative properties against numerous human cancerous cell lines: SKLC6 (lung carcinoma), AGS (Caucasian gastric adenocarcinoma), PLC/PRF/5 (liver hepatoma), SW742 (colorectal adenocarcinoma), A375 (melanoma cancer), and MCF-7 (breast ductal carcinoma) [55].
Purpose: The aim of this study was to investigate the potential benefits of an extract obtained from seeds/fruits of an Oleaceae (Fraxinus excelsior L.) on glucose homeostasis and associated metabolic markers in non-diabetic overweight/obese subjects.
Patented extract derived exclusively from the seeds/fruits of Fraxinus excelsior that significantly reduces post-prandial blood glucose both immediately and following tong term administration.
Ibarra, "Extract of Fraxinus excelsior seeds and therapeutic applications therefor," PCT/US2008/082524.
The ash (fraxinus excelsior) is a tall, thirsty tree, so they don't feature in the average back garden but the trees populate parks, streets and woodlands, so are enjoyed by everyone.
Fraxinus excelsior ydi'r enw gwyddonol ar yr onnen.
The largest old-growth broad-leaved (Quercus robur, Fraxinus excelsior, Ulmus spp., Tilia cordata, Acer spp.) woodland in lowland Europe is the Bialowieza Primeval Forest on the Polish and Belarusian border (Falinski, 1986).