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Definition of the noun abelmoschus esculentus

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  1. 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; sometimes placed in genus Hibiscus

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Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench, ...

Google previewThe Aromatherapy Encyclopedia (2009)

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

Hibiscus abelmoschus Baobab—Adansonia digitata, Adansonia grandidieri Cottonseed—Gossypium species Kapok Seed—Ceiba pentandra Okra— Abelmoschus esculentus, Hibiscus esculentus Meliaceae Andiroba—Carapa guianensis ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Agronomic Plants (1994)

by G. Rehm

Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench Hibiscus esculentus L. Syn. e f g okra, lady's finger okra, gombo Okra IND bhindi P s quiabeiro ocra, gombo 2 Syn. Abelmoschus manihot (L.) Medik. Hibiscus manihot L. e sunset hibiscus RI gédi, aibika ...

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

by Sir George Watt

Abelmoschus esculentus W. & A. Vera. — Bhindi, katavandai, ranturi, rdm-turdi, Hind.; Dhenras, dhiras, rdm-tordi, BenQ-j Bhindi, bhinda tori, rdmturdi, Pb. ; Bhendi, Dec; Bhendi, C. P. ; Bhinda or chendi, Bomb.

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

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

Abelmoschus esculentus, W. & A.; O' Shaughnessy, Beng.Disp,2i7 Syn. used by old authors for Hibiscus esculentus, Linn., which see. A. ficulneus, W. & A. ( as in Drury ). Syn. for Hibiscus ficulneus, Linn., which see.

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

by Carole J. Skelly

GRAS Abelmoschus moschatus closely related to (Abelmoschus esculentus). The common names of Syrian mallow, targetleaved mallow, water mallow, and especially rose mallow cancause considerable confusion since they mayreferalso ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Bio-Medecine (2001)

by Rita Singh

Abelmoschus esculentus Moench).

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

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

Stevels (Abelmoschus caillei Stevels; Abelmoschus esculentus auct. non ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Country Living, 40th Anniversary Edition (2012)

by Carla Emery

Okra Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus or Hibiscus esculentus) is ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

Abelmoschus esculentus (okra) See Malvaceae. abiotic Non-living. ablation The removal from the ground of ice and snow by melting and sublimation. abrasion ( corrasion) The erosive effect of dragging rock particles across, or impacting them ...

Google previewA Dictionary of English Synonymes and Synonymous or Parallel Expressions Designed as a Practical Guide to Aptness and Variety of Phraseology (1881)

by Richard Soule

Gumbo (Abelmoschus esculentus). Old, a. 1. Aged, elderly, not young, of advanced age, advanced inyears. 2. Ancient, antique, antiquated, oldfashioned, olden, not modern. 3. Of long date, not new. 4. Going to decay, worn out. Olden, a . [Rare.] ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany: a Popular Dictionary of Vegetable Kingdom with which is Incorporated a Glossary of Botanical Terms Edited by John Lindley and Thomas Moore (1870)

Part 2

Abelmoschus esculentus. Abelmoschus Bammia, probablya variety of the preceding. —, BUN. Urena lobatn. —-, MUSK. Abelmoschus moschatus. -, WILD. Malachra. OCHRACEUS. Ochre colour; yellow, imperceptibly changing to brown.

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