Thespesia


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Noun1.Thespesia - a small genus of tropical trees including the portia tree
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
family Malvaceae, mallow family, Malvaceae - herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton; okra
bendy tree, portia tree, seaside mahoe, Thespesia populnea - pantropical tree of usually seacoasts sometimes cultivated as an ornamental for its rounded heart-shaped leaves and showy yellow and purple flowers; yields valuable pink to dark red close-grained wood and oil from its seeds
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Fursule, Investigation of In vitro Anthelmintic Activity of Thespesia lampas (Cav.).
A similar behavior was reported for jute strands [44], wood floor and olive stone flour [45], Thespesia lampas fibers [46], and rice husk [47] for PP matrix composites.
Ravindhranath, "Extraction of methyl orange dye from polluted waters using bio-sorbents derived from Thespesia populnea and Pongamia pinnata plants," Der Pharma Chemica, vol.
Dowd, "Identification of the unsaturated heptadecyl fatty acids in the seed oils of thespesia populnea and gossypium hirsutum," JAOCS, Journal of the American Oil Chemists' Society, vol.
Alagawadi, "Anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic properties of Thespesia populnea Soland ex.
(2009) reported that, the mean ZIs of Ficus religiosa, Thespesia populnea and Hibiscus tiliaceus leaves aqueous, methanol and chloroform extracts against 9 microorganisms ranged between 10 mm (S.
2011), Thespesia Populnea bark (Prabakaran, Arivoli 2012), activated locust bean husk (Parkia biglobosa) (Oladunni et al.
Evaluation of antiulcer activity of the terpenoid fraction from the leaves of Thespesia populnea (L) (Malvaceae) in albino rats.
Biodiesel from Milo (Thespesia populnea L.) Seed Oil, Biomass and Bioenergy, 35: 4043-4039.