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Related to Xylopia: Xylopia aethiopica
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Noun1.Xylopia - tropical evergreen trees or shrubs; chiefly African
magnoliid dicot genus - genus of dicotyledonous flowering plants regarded as among the most primitive of extant angiosperms
Annonaceae, custard-apple family, family Annonaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs
negro pepper, Xylopia aethiopica, Guinea pepper - tropical west African evergreen tree bearing pungent aromatic seeds used as a condiment and in folk medicine
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The recipes included cutting in pieces and soaking in water equal amounts of Xylopia aethiopica (Eeru) and Cocos nucifera (coconut seed and pod) for three days.
Obi-Abang, "Comparative effects of some medicinal plants: Anacardium occidentale, Eucalyptus globulus, Psidium guajava, and Xylopia aethiopica extracts in alloxan-induced diabetic male wistar albino rats," Biochemistry Research International, vol.
Woode, "Xylopia aethiopica fruit extract exhibits antidepressant-like effect via interaction with serotonergic neurotransmission in mice," Journal of Ethnopharmacology, vol.
Ukeh, "Insecticidal effect of fruit extracts from Xylopia aethiopica and Dennettia tripetala (Annonaceae) against Sitophilus oryzae (Coleoptera: Curculionidae)," Chilean Journal of Agricultural Research, vol.
In an attempt to take advantage of microwave heating with the conventional HD, MAHD was developed and used for the extraction of essential oils from Xylopia aromatica (Lamarck) and Lippia alba (Mill) (16,17).
Pollination ecology and breeding system of Xylopia championii (Annonaceae): curculionid beetle pollination, promoted by floral scents and elevated floral temperatures.
Le Cafe Touba est une boisson obtenue par filtration d'un melange de poudre de grains de cafe (Coffea robusta) et de gousses d'une epice, Xylopia aethiopica, possedant une forte saveur parfumee et poivree.
Hypolipidemic and antioxidant potentials of Xylopia aethiopica seed extract in hypercholesterolemic rats.
Timber uses included large wood species such as Alstonia congensis, Xylopia rubescens, Xylopia parviflora, Hallea stipulosa, and Hallea ledermannii, used for boat construction and in local carpentry.
Abaneiro L 0.34 Schinus terebinthifolius Aroeira AS, L, M, R 0.31 Raddi Unonopsis aurantiaca Pindaiba cutia, C 0.31 Maas e Westra Pindaiba preta Emmotum nitens Miers Faia AS, C, L 0.31 Xylopia sericea Pindaiba branca C, L 0.28 A.St.-Hil.