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Definition of the noun alpinia galanga
What does alpinia galanga mean as a name of something?
- southeastern Asian perennial with aromatic roots
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of Alpinia galanga: galangal
- more generic word: ginger = perennial plants having thick branching aromatic rhizomes and leafy reedlike stems
- member of: Alpinia / genus Alpinia / genus Languas / genus Zerumbet = perennial rhizomatous herbs of Asia and Australia and Polynesia having ginger-scented rhizomes
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by George A. Burdock
Regulatory citations GALANGA, GREATER (Alpinia galanga Willd.) Current CAS number 977050-77-3 Description A. galanga Willd. is the galanga variety whose rhizomes were originally used for extraction of the essential oil. The plant, native ...
by G. Rehm
143 Alpinia galanga (L.) Willd. Syn. Languas galanga (L.) Stuntz e greater galanga, languas f galanga de l'Inde, grand galanga g Galgant s calanga, garcngal 150 Althaea rosea (L.) Cav. Syn. Alcea rosea L. e hollyhock f rose tremière g ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
Alpinia galanga Willd.; ...
by Elmer Drew Merrill
Alpinia galanga Swartz. LANDO, T. Bridelia. LAN£TE, V. Picrasma javanica Blume. LAN£TE, T. Wrightia ...
With Their Synonymes in Various Languages by Alexander Faulkner
There are two kinds, galangal major, (Alpinia Galanga), and gal..rngal minor, of which the latter is the strongest in all its qualities, and by far the more valuable. It may be distinguished by its colour, on the outside being browncr, and in the ...
A Concise Guide to Over 385 Plant Oils by Carol Schiller, David Schiller
Aloe Vera Aloe vera — Aloe Vera Aloysia citriodora — Lemon Verbena Aloysia triphylla — Lemon Verbena Alpinia galanga — Galangal Alpinia officinarum — Galangal Amaranthus candatus — Amaranth Amaranthus cruentus — Amaranth ...
by Richard Dennis Hoblyn
The pungent aromatic rhizome of the Alpinia Galanga, a plant of the order Zingiber aceaz, forming a substitute for ginger.
by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji
ALPINIA Galanga. The Greater Galangal and Galangal Cardamom. 849 MEDICINE. A. 848 Products of India. 191.
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This is used as a condiment in the Orient, known as Greater Galangal in English and Lengkuas in Bahasa. Photo from near Sakau, Sabah, Borneo.
Photo credit: Dick Culbert
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