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Definition of the noun adiantum capillus-veneris

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  1. delicate maidenhair fern with slender shining black leaf stalks; cosmopolitan

Phrases with Adiantum capillus-veneris

Phrases starting with Adiantum capillus-veneris:

  1. Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Modestum
  2. Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Protrusum
  3. Adiantum capillus-veneris var. modestum
  4. Adiantum capillus-veneris var. protrusum

Other phrases containing Adiantum capillus-veneris:

  1. Variety Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Modestum
  2. Variety Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Protrusum
  3. Variety Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Var. Modestum
  4. Variety Adiantum Capillus-Veneris Var. Protrusum

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Google previewMolecular Genetic Studies of Cryptochrome 2 Function in Arabidopsis Thaliana (2008)

The fern Adiantum capillus-veneris is an interesting case because it has five CRY1 genes (CRY 1-5), which is the most cryptochrome genes identified in a single species. AcCRYl-4 contain the canonical DQXVP motif while AcCRY5 lacks a ...

Google previewPhotomovement (2001)

by D.-P. Häder, M. Lebert

On chloroplast relocation, Adiantum capillus-veneris is the best-analyzed species in the last decade, ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Names (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

(Adiantum capillus-veneris var. modestum (L. Underwood) Fernald; Adiantum capillus-veneris var. protrusum Fernald; Adiantum capillus-veneris var. rimicola (Slosson) Fernald) English: ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

MAIDENHAIR FERN (Adiantum capillus-veneris L.) Current CAS number 977070 -30-6 Description Natural sources Cryptogamous perennial fern, commonly grows in shady and damp places; widespread throughout the fields and hillsides of ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550 (2016)

Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations by Juhani Norri

Medicinal water made with maidenhair fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris). 1543 VigoChir I6vb: If the mattyer be grosse and salte..lette it be dygested wyth..waters of fumyterre..of mayden heare. 2. Medicinal water (distillate) made with stalks and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

by George Watt

ADIANTUM Capillus-Veneris. The Maiden-hair Fern. with a strong decoction of the leaves is considered efficacious in rheumatic pains, and in neuralgia. Also useful in reducing swellings." (Hony. Surgeon P.Kinsley, Chicacole, Ganjam Dist. , ...

Google previewChemical Dictionary of Economic Plants (2001)

by Jeffrey B. Harborne, Herbert Baxter

Adiantum capillus-veneris (Pteridaceae). Medicinal plant. Contains condensed tannins and esters of p-coumaric and caffeic acids.

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