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prop. n.1.(Bot.) A genus of trees of Southern India and Northern Africa. One species (Moringa pterygosperma) is the horse-radish tree, and its seeds, as well as those of Moringa aptera, are known in commerce as ben or ben nuts, and yield the oil called oil of ben.
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Las hojas de moringa pueden cosecharse durante la epoca seca, cuando no hay otros vegetales frescos disponibles (Folkard y Sutherland, 1996).
Each strip has also been treated with seed extract of Moringa oleifera, a medicinal plant found in Africa and Asia that is lethal to E.
Moringa is one of those "new" foods that you may or may not have heard about--a dried leaf that is becoming more and more popular in our everyday diet.
Effect of replacing flour Moringa (Moringa oleifera) leaves for fishmeal on the amino acid content in experimental fish diets
50 A lightweight illuminating foundation containing moringa seed extract to help create a radiant complexion.
was founded in 2015 by Santa Rosa resident, Aurelia Muckinhaupt, after she heard the personal experiences of people who benefitted from consuming Moringa, a highly nutritious plant known as the "Tree of Life.
People who drink moringa tea report a pleasant boost in energy and mental clarity after consuming a single cup.
Treatments with moringa solutions have been found to remove 90 [percent] to 99.
Maha bint Said bin Salim Al Salmi and Fatima bint Mousa bin Mohammed Al Rajhi from Hafsa bint Omar for Basic Education School, the Governorate of A'Dakhliyah won first prize for their project on the treatment and purification of polluted water using the seeds of the Moringa plant.
5 tonnes of vegetables, including corn, shallots, radish, guard, Moringa (flower and stick), potato, capsicum, Agasthy (flower and leaf), pumpkin and tapioca will be sold.