argemone


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argemone

(ˌɑːdʒəˈməʊnɪ)
n
(Plants) any of various plants of the genus Argemone of the family Papaveraceae, which are native to the Americas, have large white or yellow flowers and are covered in prickles
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Noun1.argemone - any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and podsargemone - any plant of the genus Argemone having large white or yellow flowers and prickly leaves and stems and pods; chiefly of tropical America
genus Argemone - prickly poppies
Argemone mexicana, Mexican poppy - annual herb with prickly stems and large yellow flowers; southern United States to West Indies and Mexico
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
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For instance, nitric acid can be used to detect the presence of argemone oil in mustard oil while using amyl alcohol, carbon disulphide and sulphur can spot the traces of cotton seed oil in mustard oil.
Argemone maxicana (L.) Slender Amaranth (Papaveracea) 15.
La asociacion de las especies con la vegetacion acompanante, presente en el area prospectada, resulto un aspecto de interes (figura 1); en la misma se encontraban algunas especies de otras familias, entre las que se identificaron el anamu (Petiveria alliacea L.), bejuco aguinaldo (Ipomoea longifolia Benth.), romerillo (Bidens pilosa L.), zarza (Pisonia aculeata L.), cardo santo (Argemone mexicana L.), malva blanca (Malva sylvestris L.), malva de cochino (Sida acuta Burm.
Chandra, "Isolation and identification of antibacterial components in seed extracts of Argemone mexicana L.
25 obtained extracts from selected Papaveraceae (genera: Papaver, Eschscholzia, Chelidonium, Argemone, and Glaucium) and Berberidaceae species (Berberis spp.) were evaluated for their qualitative and quantitative composition in the optimized method.
Seis especies vegetales son consumidas en las tres areas estudiadas (Cuadro 1), cuatro de estas son malezas o plantas ruderales introducidas (Taraxacum officilale, Solanum rostratum, Brassica rapa, Argemone platyceras), que las ardillas estan consumiendo con alta frecuencia.
fraseri C, E, P, Ho, S N 4767 Ownbey [Wild onion] Papaveraceae Argemone polyanthemos (Fedde) C, P N 5054 G.
The objectives of this study were to determine the content of secondary metabolites (carotenoids, flavonoids, phenolic compounds, and tannins) of Argemone mexicana L., Ipomoea carnea Jacq.
Antimicrobial Activity of Endophytic Fungal Islate in Argemone Maxicana; A Traditional Indian Medicinal Plant.
Our study was focused on Argemone ochroleuca Sweet (Papaveraceae), a plant that is native to Mexico and known locally as "chicalote," which is widely distributed from the southern United States across Mexico to Central and South America, the Caribbean, Australia (Heard & Segura 2012; Brahmachari et al.
Vincent, "Enhanced antibacterial activity of iron oxide magnetic nanoparticles treated with Argemone mexicana L.
Various leaf extracts of noxious weeds such as Solanum xanthocarpum and Argemone mexicana have been used as bare-root dip treatment for the management of plant-parasitic nematodes [4, 5].