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Noun1.Sarcodes - snow plantSarcodes - snow plant; in some classifications placed in family Pyrolaceae
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Monotropaceae, Monotropaceae - used in some classification for saprophytic herbs sometimes included in the family Pyrolaceae: genera Monotropa and Sarcodes
Sarcodes sanguinea, snow plant - a fleshy bright red saprophytic plant of the mountains of western North America that appears in early spring while snow is on the ground
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The treatment is homeopathic, involving a proper combination of isodes, or energetic copies of toxic substances and infectious agents, as well as sarcodes, or energetic copies of the internal organs.
Even today, the use of zoo-therapeutics is in currency as sarcodes, nosodes and isodes in Chinese, Ayurvedic, Unani, Allopathic and Homeopathic medical systems.
Frozen Tissue from which the DNA extract of Sarcodes sanguinea was derived is maintained at the Department of E.S.P.M., University of California, Berkley.
In fact, they were a kind of homeopathic remedy known as tissue sarcodes. The essence of homeopathy is the idea that extraordinarily diluted potencies of a given remedy -- so dilute that there is no measurable molecule of the original substance left -- can heal illness.