genus Ruta

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Related to genus Ruta: Ruta graveolens
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Noun1.genus Ruta - type genus of the Rutaceaegenus Ruta - type genus of the Rutaceae; strong-scented Eurasian herbs
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rutaceae, rue family, Rutaceae - a family of dicotyledonous plants of order Geraniales; have flowers that are divide into four or five parts and usually have a strong scent
herb of grace, rue, Ruta graveolens - European strong-scented perennial herb with grey-green bitter-tasting leaves; an irritant similar to poison ivy
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The genus Ruta (family Rutaceae) was bountifully used in the most ancient systematic records of medical practice of the Mediterranean world.
It is worth to mention that the above cited compounds are characteristics of the genus Ruta and the major content of both oils is Undecan-2-one (60.19%), (90.39%).