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Noun1.Mesua - genus of tropical Asiatic trees having large solitary flowersMesua - genus of tropical Asiatic trees having large solitary flowers
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Clusiaceae, family Clusiaceae, family Guttiferae, Guttiferae, St John's wort family - widely distributed family of chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines that produce oils and resins and some usable timber
ironwood, ironwood tree, Mesua ferrea, rose chestnut - handsome East Indian evergreen tree often planted as an ornamental for its fragrant white flowers that yield a perfume; source of very heavy hardwood used for railroad ties
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Herbs like haritaki, amla, jimikand, azadirachta indica, piper nigrum linn, plumbago zeylanica, mesua ferrea and zngiber officinale improve the digestive system and help to fight with constipation, which is the major cause of piles.
The dominance of Cullenia exharillata, Poecilneuron indicum, Palaquium ellipticum, Mesua ferrea, Hopea parviflora, Calophyllum polyanthum (syn.
Dutta, S, Karak, N, "Effect of the NCO/OH Ratio on the Properties of Mesua Ferrea L.
Mesua ferrea flowers have been used in the Indian traditional medicine for treating various diseases.
With regards to writing implements, he says that nipah manuscripts were inscribed using a type of ink fabricated from the nagasari plant (cobra's saffron, Mesua ferrea) and damar sela resin (Sundanese, harupat).
Authors, therefore, wish to report here the synthesis of Mesua ferrea L.
mimosaefolia, Kleinhovia hospita, Lagerstroemia thorelli, Mesua ferrea,
Many plant genera show affinities with those from southeast Asia, such as Mesua (Guttiferae), and Vitex (Verbenaceae).