Tamaricaceae


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Related to Tamaricaceae: Eugenia caryophyllata
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Noun1.Tamaricaceae - family of desert shrubs and trees (mostly halophytes and xerophytes)
dilleniid dicot family - family of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Hypericales, order Hypericales, order Parietales, Parietales - a large order of dicotyledonous plants of subclass Dilleniidae
genus Tamarix, Tamarix - genus of deciduous shrubs or small trees of eastern Mediterranean regions and tropical Asia
genus Myricaria, Myricaria - small genus of deciduous shrubs or subshrubs of southern Europe to Siberia and China; tolerant of chalky soil
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Wjgg Tamaricaceae Tamarix africana aarich Family name Local use Amaranthaceae Decoction of aerial parts is used against typhoid and gastrointestinal pain.
Asteraceae 75 Tamarix amplexicaulis Tamaricaceae Ehrenb 76 Tamarix aphylla (L.
Adults were collected on carrion as well as on flowers of Anacardiaceae, Apiaceae, Araliaceae, Arecaceae, Asclepiadaceae, Asteraceae, Resedaceae, and Tamaricaceae.
Plants belonging to families Acanthaceae, Apocynaceae, Amaryllidaceae, Angelicae, Araceae, Asclepiadaceae, Berberidaceae, Buxaceae, Combretaceae, Compositae, Coniferae, Cyperaceae, Ebenaceae, Ericaceae, Euphorbiaceae, Fumariaceae, Gentianaceae, Guttiferae, Lamiaceae, Leguminosae, Lilliaceae, Lycopodiaceae, Malvaceae, Magnoliaceae, Menispermaceae, Mollugi-naceae, Moraceae, Musaceae, Nelumbonaceae, Papaveraceae, Piperaceae, Rubiaceae, Rutaceae, Sapotaceae, Solanaceae and Tamaricaceae have been reported to have AChE inhibitory potential.
In all three instances where the Qur'an mentions al-mann,4 it uses one of the variants of the verb nazala, to emphatically state that the mann was actually sent down--but if it is to be found as a naturally growing plant Alhagi maurorum Medic of the Leguminosae family, or as Tamarix mannifera Bunge of the Tamaricaceae family, then how can we account for the Qur'anic account that it was a special blessing to the Children of Israel--a Qur'anic description that is further strengthened through a linguistic relation between the fruit mentioned by the Qur'an and one of the meanings of the word name given to it; mann means "favor".