Luffa acutangula

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Noun1.Luffa acutangula - loofah of PakistanLuffa acutangula - loofah of Pakistan; widely cultivated throughout tropics
dishcloth gourd, rag gourd, sponge gourd, strainer vine, luffa - any of several tropical annual climbers having large yellow flowers and edible young fruits; grown commercially for the mature fruit's dried fibrous interior that is used as a sponge
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cucurbitae, as estimated by infestation of ridge gourd, Luffa acutangula (L.) Roxbdata (Cucurbitaceae), as the standard protein hydrolysate used in Mauritius for fruit fly control (Sookar et al.
Antihyperglycemic and antinociceptive activity of methanolic extract of Luffa acutangula fruits.
Alska, Capsicum annuum L., Solanum lycopersicum and Luffa acutangula. Biological purification was carried out according to Kahn and Monroe, (1963) using C.
Efficacy of some insecticides and plant products against fruit fly, Dacus tau (Walker) on ridge gourd, Luffa acutangula L.
Protective Effect of Luffa acutangula Extracts on Gastric Ulceration in NIDDM Rats: Role of Gastric Mucosal Glycoproteins and Antioxidants.
In this paper, we report testing the antibacterial activity of methanol extract of Luffa acutangula Roxb.
[4] Curcumis melo [121, 261] Luffa acutangula [71] Momordica charantia [71] Trichosanthes kirilowii [175] CYCADALES Cycadaceae Cycas rumphii [211] Zamiaceae Encephalartos altensteinii [211] Macrozamia moorei [211] Zamia furfuracea [211] Z.