genus Hymenaea


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Noun1.genus Hymenaea - genus of tropical American timber trees
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
courbaril, Hymenaea courbaril - West Indian locust tree having pinnate leaves and panicles of large white or purplish flowers; yields very hard tough wood
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Many medicinal plants with cytotoxic activity have been analyzed for antimutagenic activity (WHO, 2011), as for example, other species of the genus Hymenaea, which showed antiproliferative and antimutagenic effect in cells treated with mutagenic compounds (Cartaxo et al.
Thus, considering that some species of the genus Hymenaea have demonstrated cytotoxic and antimutagenic potential, that the H.
Abstract: The genus Hymenaea is characterized by a great diversity of secretory structures, but there are no reports of colleters yet.