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[New Latin Tribulus, genus name, from Latin tribolus, tribulus, spiny plant, puncture vine (Tribulus terrestris), water chestnut, from Greek tribolos.]
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Noun1.tribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regionsTribulus - annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regions
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
bean-caper family, family Zygophyllaceae, Zygophyllaceae - small trees, shrubs, and herbs of warm arid and saline regions; often resinous; some poisonous: genera Zygophyllum, Tribulus, Guaiacum, Larrea
caltrop, devil's weed, Tribulus terestris - tropical annual procumbent poisonous subshrub having fruit that splits into five spiny nutlets; serious pasture weed
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With the elimination of the flora from the site, the last-known Halfa grass plant in the UAE had gone," according to a report by Shahid and Rao in the latest issue of the academic journal Tribulus, published by the Emirates Natural History Group.
4) Tablet 2 contained Tribulus terrestris (aerialparts) standardized to furostanol saponins 110 mg.
Um pequeno percentual, de 5,9% referenciou o consumo de maltodextrina, visando reposicao de energia e satisfeitos; e Tribulus Terrestris para aumento dos niveis de testosterona, relatando estar satisfeito.
Cluster-2 Convolvulus arvensis, Eclipta prostrate, Amaranthus spinosus, Clerodendron inerme and Tribulus terrestris had medium whereas cluster-3 Launea nudicaulis, Chinopodium morale, C.
Khan, Shafiq ur Rehman, and Badrullah, Antimicrobial, Phytochemical and Fluorescence Studies on Tribulus teresstris, J.
Among them, Sahin and Duru (2010) evaluated the effect of Tribulus terrestris (TT) extract on digestive system and fattening performance of broiler chicks.
The present study describes the sequestering of metal ions by exploiting a low cost biomaterial derived from Tribulus tresstris as sorbent.
Tribulus Terrestris: Herbs can help impotent man and bring effective results to him.
All the six (Sonchus asper, Amaranthus hybridus, Amaranthus viridis, Cyperus rotundus, Malva parviflora, Tribulus parvispinus) species of were diffuse in both areas.
The species Cenchrus biflorus, Cenchrus ciliaris, Aristida funiculata, Tribulus longipetalus, Mollugo cerviana, Indigofera hocstetteri, Euphorbiaprostrata, Gisekiapharnaceoides, Dipterygium gluacum, Capparis decidua, Calligonum polygonoides and Ochthochloa compressa were found much associated toS3 and the soil layer L1, as they had maximum number of seeds.
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