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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Colombian copal is the subfossil resins of leguminous trees of the genus Hymenaea sp.
The genus Hymenaea (Leguminosae) is distributed throughout India, Africa, Central America, and many parts of South America [10].
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., 2010; Sturbelle et al., 2008; Pettit et al., 2003; Abdel-Kader et al., 2002).