Myristica


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Noun1.Myristica - type genus of MyristicaceaeMyristica - type genus of Myristicaceae; tropical Asian evergreen trees with small white or yellow flowers followed by fleshy fruits
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
family Myristicaceae, Myristicaceae, nutmeg family - family of aromatic tropical trees with arillate seeds
Myristica fragrans, nutmeg, nutmeg tree - East Indian tree widely cultivated in the tropics for its aromatic seed; source of two spices: nutmeg and mace
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[ClickPress, Mon Oct 29 2018] Nutmeg oil is extracted from the nutmeg (Myristica fragrans) which is a type of volatile oil.
Hwang, "Anticariogenic activity of macelignan isolated from Myristica fragrans (nutmeg) against Streptococcus mutans," Phytomedicine, vol.
Latin name Total % Atractylis gummifera 461 10.6 Cannabis sativa 441 10.1 Peganum harmala 201 4.6 Datura stramonium 156 3,6 Ricinus communis 101 2.3 Essential oil of Juniperus oxycedrus 56 1.3 Lawsonia inermis 31 0.7 Papaver somniferum 31 0.7 Nerium oleander 27 0.6 Myristica fragrans 43 1.0 Table 2: Families and different nomenclature of the most toxic plants in Morocco.
Kasture, "Anxiolytic activity of Myristica fragrans seeds," Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior, vol.
[26], the phytochemical antimicrobial and GC-MS of African Nutmeg (Monodora myristica) were analyzed for the phytochemical components of Monodora myristica.
Summary: The study was designed to assess and compare the antioxidant properties of plants namely, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Illicuim verum, Myristica fragrans, Curculigo orchioeides, and Embelia ribes.
Nutmeg (Myristica fragrans Houtt.; Myristicaceae) is an evergreen tree that typically grows up to 9.12 m in height; it is indigenous to Indonesia, India, and Sri Lanka, and is now being cultivated in tropical regions of the world, including South Africa (Krishnamoorthy et al.
African Nutmeg (Monodora Myristica) Lowers Cholesterol and Modulates Lipid Peroxidation in Experimentally Induced Hypercholesterolemic Male Wistar Rats.