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Abelmoschus

Definition of the noun abelmoschus

What does abelmoschus mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers

Phrases with Abelmoschus

Phrases starting with the word Abelmoschus:

  1. Abelmoschus Hybr
  2. Abelmoschus Bammia
  3. Abelmoschus Roseus
  4. Abelmoschus Caillei
  5. Abelmoschus Genevii
  6. Abelmoschus manihot
  7. Abelmoschus Praecox
  8. Abelmoschus Congener
  9. Abelmoschus Cruentus
  10. Abelmoschus Hostilis
  11. Abelmoschus Aquaticus
  12. abelmoschus moschatus
  13. Abelmoschus Mutabilis
  14. Abelmoschus Palustris
  15. abelmoschus esculentus
  16. Abelmoschus Guineensis
  17. Abelmoschus Verrucosus

Phrases ending with the word Abelmoschus:

  1. genus abelmoschus
  2. Laguna abelmoschus
  3. Hibiscus abelmoschus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abelmoschus

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Google previewA General System of Botany Descriptive and Analytical (1876)

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, ...

Google previewMateria medica of India and their therapeutics (1903)

by Rustomjee Naserwanjee Khory, Nanabhai Navrosji Katrak

Abelmoschus is a corruption of Hub-ul-mishk.

Google previewEconomic Botany, Plants in our World (2016)

by CTI 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. It was formerly included within Hibiscus, but is now classified as a distinct genus.

Google previewAfrican Indigenous Vegetables in Urban Agriculture (2009)

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 ...

Google previewPlants of Arogyashram & their healing powers (2014)

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 ...

Google previewNature (1894)

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; ...

Google previewComplete Aromatherapy Handbook (1990)

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 ...

Google previewUnderutilized and Underexploited Horticultural Crops (2007)

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 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2016)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Gossypium to Linociera (1890)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

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 ...

Google previewThe Aromatherapy Encyclopedia (2009)

A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils: Easyread Large Edition by Carol Schiller

—Magnolia grandiflora, Magnolia liliiflora Malvaceae Ambrette Seed—Abelmoschus moschatus, Hibiscus abelmoschus ...

Google previewMedical 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 ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Agronomic Plants (2012)

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 ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

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, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

Abelmoschus The Ambtri is of course a bast fibre, and is thus more nearly allied to 'ute than to sunn~hemp or to true hemp. The latter is more nearl allied to r ea than to either of the others. Indeed, these ...

Google previewWyman's Gardening Encyclopedia (1986)

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 ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

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, ...

Google previewMedical Lexicon (1839)

A New Dictionary of Medical Science, Containing a Concise Account of the Various Subjects and Terms; with a Vocabulary of Synonymes in Different Languages, and Formulae for Various Officinal and Empirical Preparations, &c. Second Edition, with Numerous Modifications and Additions by Robley Dunglison

Abelmoschus, Hibiscus Abelmoschus. Abelmusk, Hibiscus Abelmoschus. Abcssi, Realgar. Abies, Pinus picea—a. Canadensis, Pinus balsamea—a. Gallica, Pinus picca—a. Rubra, Pinus rubra. Abiga, Teucrum Chamaepitys. Abiotos, Conium ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Bio-Medecine (2001)

by Rita Singh

Hibiscus Abelmoschus Linn. The musk-mallow, so called because the seeds possess an aromatic odour resembling that of musk, is common throughout the hotter parts of India. dr. Mohideen Sheriff speaks highly of the tincture prepared from ...

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