Syzygium aromaticum


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Noun1.Syzygium aromaticum - moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of clovesSyzygium aromaticum - moderate sized very symmetrical red-flowered evergreen widely cultivated in the tropics for its flower buds which are source of cloves
genus Syzygium, Syzygium - a tropical evergreen tree of the myrtle family native to the East Indies but cultivated elsewhere
clove - aromatic flower bud of a clove tree; yields a spice
spice tree - tree bearing aromatic bark or berries
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Hydro distilled essential oil from buds of Syzygium aromaticum was investigated for antioxidant and enzyme inhibition activities.
Summary: Seven compounds have been isolated and characterized from Syzygium aromaticum namely oleanolic acid lactone (1), AY-sitosterol (2), nigricin (3), flavaellagic acid (4), 2a- hydroxyoleanolic acid (5), 3AY-hydroxy-11-oxo-olean-12-en-28-oic acid (6) and AY-sitosterol 3-O-AY- D-glucopyranoside (7).
Therefore, this study aimed to evaluate the effects of essential oils extracted from Cymbopogon winterianus (citronella), Thymus vulgaris (thyme), Cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass), Corymbia citriodora (eucalyptus), Cinnamomum zeylanicum (cinnamon), and Syzygium aromaticum (India clove) on the development of in vitro S.
For instance, it has been observed recently that plant foods and medicinal plants including Agave attenuate (Rizwan et al., 2012), Impatiens bicolor Royle (Nisar et al., 2012), Capparis deciduas (Zia-Ul-Haq et al., 2011) Moringa oleifera (Atawodi et al., 2010a), Palm oil (Atawodi et al., 2011a, b), Anisopus mannii (Atawodi et al., 2010b), Canarium schweinfurthii oil (Atawodi et al., 2010), Syzygium aromaticum (Atawodi et al., 2010b) and Hibiscus esculentum (Atawodi et al., 2009a) etc., contained a host of antioxidant polyphenols with demonstrated capacity to chemoprevent oxidative stress-related diseases.
Four out of the nine medicinal plants studied, namely, Terminalia bellirica, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Syzygium aromaticum, and Phyllanthus emblica reportedly showed preventive activities against Streptococcus mutans--an organism causing dental caries (Chaiya et al., 2013).
Loganiaceae Wood Bidara laut Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Myrtaceae Flower Cengkeh MERR.
Syzygium aromaticum (L.), or clove, is a dried unopened flower bud of Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr.
Adsorption of Zinc (II) and Nickel (II) from aqueous solution using Syzygium Aromaticum (Cloves): Kinetic and isotherm studies.
Elettaria cardamomum and Syzygium aromaticum, also used by the Hajong TMPs to treat asthma and coughs, are used by the Tai-Khamyang tribe of Assam, India to treat gastric trouble (Sonowal and Barua, 2011).
Examples of cultivated plants included Mangifera indica, Carissa carandas, Alocasia macrorrhizos, Typhonium trilobatum, Areca catechu, Bombax ceiba, Ananas comosus, Carica papaya, Terminalia belerica, Terminalia chebula, Momordica charantia, Phyllanthus emblica, Mentha arvensis, Cinnamomum verum, Punica granatum, Azadirachta indica, Artocarpus heterophyllus, Moringa oleifera, Musa sapientum, Psidium guajava, Syzygium aromaticum, Syzygium cumini, Averrhoa carambola, Piper betle, Piper nigrum, Saccharum officinarum, Zizyphus mauritiana, Aegle marmelos, Capsicum frutescens, Centella asiatica, and Zingiber officinale.