raetam


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Noun1.raetam - desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowersraetam - desert shrub of Syria and Arabia having small white flowers; constitutes the juniper of the Old Testament; sometimes placed in genus Genista
genus Retama, Retama - small genus of Mediterranean shrubs; often included in genus Genista
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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Shrubs of Retama raetam and Achillea fragrantissima are the dominants in wadis of the terrain of hard limestones.
A section dominated by shrubs, such as Retama raetam, which may become 3 m high, prevails farther down the wadi system.
raetam is listed amongst important anti-diabetic plants in folk's medicine in India [62].
raetam possesses significant hypoglycaemic effect in both normal and streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats [37,38] found that the plant aqueous extract exhibits lipid and body weight lowering activities in both normal and severe hyperglycemic rats after repeated oral administration of the plant aqueous extract at a dose of 20 mg/kg.