Metroxylon sagu


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Noun1.Metroxylon sagu - Malaysian palm whose pithy trunk yields sago--a starch used as a food thickener and fabric stiffenerMetroxylon sagu - Malaysian palm whose pithy trunk yields sago--a starch used as a food thickener and fabric stiffener; Malaya to Fiji
sago palm - any of various tropical Asian palm trees the trunks of which yield sago
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Evaluating sago palm (Metroxylon sagu Rottb.) photosynthetic performance in waterlogged conditions: utilizing pulse-amplitude-modulated (PAM) fluorometry as a waterlogging stress indicator.
They also damage the sago palm (Metroxylon sagu Rottb.; Arecaceae), the solitary sugar palm (Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merrill.; Arecaceae), the oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.; Arecaceae), the large-leaved palm (Corypha gebanga Zelfst; Arecaceae), the silver date palm (Phoenix sylvestris (L.)Roxb.; Arecaceae), and the African fan palm (Borassus flabellifer L.; Arecaceae) (Leefmans 1920).
Sugarcane bagasse (Saccharum officinarum spp.) and corncob (Earlivee sweet corn) were collected from a local market, whereas the pith waste of sago (Metroxylon sagu) was collected from a local sago starch-processing factory.
Kaimur, "Application of Peleg's equation in desorption studies of food systems: a case study with sago (Metroxylon Sagu rottb.) starch," Drying Technology, vol.
The Effect of Elevation Gradient on the Phenological Aspect of Growth and Production of Sago Palm (Metroxylon sagu Rottb.).
Reducing ammonia loss from urea and improving soil exchangeable ammonium and available nitrate in non-water logged soils through mixing zeolite and sago (Metroxylon sagu) waste water.
'Sago', known as lumbya among Manobos, is starch extracted from the spongy center or pith of sago palm (metroxylon sagu), which is found in tropical lowland forest and freshwater swamps of Agusan Marsh.
Native sago starch (Metroxylon sagu) powder was purchased from local market at Kuching (Sarawak, Malaysia).
The decrease in peroxidase activity with Co2+ and Zn2+ ions was also observed for isozymes of Metroxylon sagu (Onsa et.
Indigenous to Southeast Asia, the true sago palm (Metroxylon sagu) has long been used on a subsistence basis in parts of Malaysia, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea, where the local tribes gather it from wild stands.
The feasibility of plantation production of sago (Metroxylon sagu) on an organic soil in Sarawak.
One of these is sago palm (Metroxylon sagu) which is abundantly available and is widespread in southeast Asia and Oceania (FAO, 1983).