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Definition of the noun abelmoschus
What does abelmoschus mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Abelmoschus: genus Abelmoschus
- more generic term: dilleniid dicot genus = genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
- member of: family Malvaceae / mallow family / Malvaceae = herbs and shrubs and some trees: mallows; cotton
- Abelmoschus esculentus / Hibiscus esculentus / lady's-finger / okra plant / gumbo / okra = tall coarse annual of Old World tropics widely cultivated in southern United States and West Indies for its long mucilaginous green pods used as basis for soups and stews
- Abelmoschus moschatus / Hibiscus moschatus / musk mallow / abelmosk = bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus
Phrases with Abelmoschus
Phrases starting with the word Abelmoschus:
- Abelmoschus Hybr
- Abelmoschus Bammia
- Abelmoschus manihot
- Abelmoschus Cruentus
- abelmoschus moschatus
- abelmoschus esculentus
- Abelmoschus Tuberculatus
- Abelmoschus Manihot Manihot
- Abelmoschus Manihot Tetraphyllus
Phrases ending with the word Abelmoschus:
- genus abelmoschus
- Laguna abelmoschus
- Hibiscus abelmoschus
- species Laguna abelmoschus
- species Hibiscus abelmoschus
Other phrases containing the word Abelmoschus:
- Species Abelmoschus Hybr
- Species Abelmoschus Bammia
- Species Abelmoschus Genevii
- species Abelmoschus manihot
- Species Abelmoschus Praecox
- Variety Abelmoschus Manihot Manihot
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abelmoschus
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In Two Parts by Emmanuel Le Maout, Joseph Decaisne
Hibiscus Abelmoschus is an annual herb, a native of India and Egypt, which has been introduced into the Antilles ; its seeds (graina d'Ambrctta) have a powerful musky principle, ...
by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
Abelmoschus is a genus of about fifteen species of flowering plants in the mallow family, Malvaceae, native to tropical Africa, Asia and northern Australia ...
by Rustomjee Naserwanjee Khory, Nanabhai Navrosji Katrak
Abelmoschus is a corruption of Hub-ul-mishk.
by Charlie M Shackleton, Margaret W Pasquini, Axel W Drescher
Abelmoschus is a genus ofthe Old World and includes up to 15 species mainly in Africa and Asia; but okra is the most widely used, being grown in the tropics and subtropics of the world, an indication of its high level of adaptability. In Africa ...
A redaction by B. V. Venkatesha Murthy by B.V. Venkatesha Murthy
abelmoschus is a pantropic species valuedfor its scented seeds. Itis a native ofIndiaand is reported to occur throughoutthe hotterparts ofIndia. In Maharashtra it is reportedtobe grown. Commercial supplies of ...
by Sir Norman Lockyer
Hibiscus Abelmoschus is a shrub of 6 to 8 feet in height, native of the East Indies and South America. Its leaves are somewhat peltate, cordate, 5 to 7-angled, acuminated, serrated, stem hispid ; pedicels usually longer than the petioles; ...
Essential Oils for Radiant Health by Susanne Fischer-Rizzi
Hibiscus abelmoschus is a plant world alternative for those who seek the warm, sensuous, animalistic musk fragrance. Musk is a fragrance often sought for skin care products in America and Europe. Use musk oil to make your own sensuous ...
by K. V. Peter
Abelmoschus is a genus of about fifteen species of flowering plants in Malvaceae , native to tropical Africa, Asia and northern Australia. It was formerly included within Hibiscus, but is now classified as a distinct genus. The genus Abelmoschus ...
Outlines of Botany (1835)
Including a General History of the Vegetable Kingdom, in which Plants are Arranged According to the System of Natural Affinities by Gilbert Thomas Burnett
Abelmoschus is a vile corruption, refers to the musk-like odour of the seeds, which are often substituted as a perfume for animal musk ; several other allied species, as lialva mosehata, are also remarkable for a similar odour, which likewise ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
in English: native roselle in India: jangil-bhendi, jangli bhendi, janil-bhendi, karumancarikam, kattu-vendai, kattuventai, kattuventicceti, mal bhindi, nelabenda , parupubenda, ranbhendi, tindisa Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. (Hibiscus ...
by Sir George Watt
Abelmoschus. The Ambari is of course a bast fibre, and is thus more nearly allied to jute than to sunn-hemp or to true hemp. The latter is more nearly allied to rhea than to either of the others. Indeed, these three fibre-yielding plants may be ...
by George A. Burdock
Natural sources Hibiscus abelmoschus L., family Malvaceae Functional use in foods Flavoring ingredient. GRAS status Regulatory citations While the ambrette seeds themselves are not GRAS, the derivatives, the tincture, oil and absolute are ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
HIBISCUS Abelmoschus. The Ambari is of course a bast fibre, and is thus more nearly allied to jute than to sunn-hemp or to true hemp. The latter is more nearly allied to rhea than to either of ths others. Indeed, these three fibre-yielding plants ...
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
ABELMOSCHUS. Abaca, a name in the Philippine Islands for Manilla Hemp — Musa textilis, which see. Abele, the Dutch name for the White Poplar, see Populus alba. ABELIA, R. Br.; Gen. PL, * Vol. II., 4. A genus of shrubs (belonging to the ...
by G. Rehm
okra, lady's finger olcra, gombo Okra bhindi quiabeiro ocra, gombo Abelmoschus mam'hot (L.) Medik. ‚ Hibiscus manihot L. sunset hibiscus gédi, aibika ...
by Carole J. Skelly
ABELMOSK (Abelmoschus moschatus, formerly Hibiscus abelmoschus) [ Malvaceae] Abelmusk; Ambrette Seed; Musk mallow; Musk Seed;Rose mallow; Syrian mallow; Targetleaved hibiscus; Water mallow: TheSeeds ofthis aromatic plant, ...
by Donald Wyman
esculentus = Abelmoschus esculentus grandiflorus 6' Zone 8 Great Rosemallow Native to swamps in Miss., Ga. and Fla., this perennial bears pale pink ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
Abelmoschus. Medik. Malvaceae. Origins: Probably from the Arabian abul-l-mosk "father of musk, source of musk," referring to the seeds. Species/Vernacular Names: A. esculentus (L.) Moench (Hibiscus esculentus L.) English: lady's finger, ...
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)
filmc, Hibiscus abelmoschus ~——g. de ...
A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils by Carol Schiller, David Schiller, Jeffrey Schiller
Malvaceae Ambrette Seed — Abelmoschus moschatus, Hibiscus abelmoschus Baobab — Adansonia digitata, Adansonia grandidieri Cottonseed — Gossypium species Kapok Seed — Ceiba pentandra Okra — Abelmoschus esculentus, ...
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