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Definition of the noun taraxacum

What does taraxacum mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. an asterid dicot genus of the family Compositae including dandelions

Alternative definition of the noun taraxacum

noun

  1. [medicine] The dried root of the dandelion once used as a tonic

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Taraxacum is a musical group.

Phrases with Taraxacum

Phrases starting with the word Taraxacum:

  1. Taraxacum Acre
  2. Taraxacum Alii
  3. Taraxacum Album
  4. Taraxacum Annae
  5. Taraxacum Atrox
  6. Taraxacum Breve
  7. Taraxacum Canum
  8. Taraxacum Acutum
  9. Taraxacum Adamii
  10. Taraxacum Aereum
  11. Taraxacum Akteum
  12. Taraxacum Alacre
  13. Taraxacum Alatum
  14. Taraxacum Amplum
  15. Taraxacum Anomum
  16. Taraxacum Atrans
  17. Taraxacum Aureum
  18. Taraxacum Bellum

Phrases ending with the word Taraxacum:

  1. genus taraxacum
  2. Crepis Taraxacum

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Taraxacum

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Google previewProceedings of the American Pharmaceutical Association at the Annual Meeting (1894)

by American Pharmaceutical Association. Meeting

Taraxacum is a drug which presents perhaps as good advantages, if not better advantages than any other drug for investigating and exploiting our knowledge with reference to the behavior and the characteristics of this drug as to its peculiar ...

Google previewBiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae and consists of species commonly known as dandelion. They are native to Eurasia and North America, and two species, T. officinale and T. erythrospermum, are found as ...

Google previewBiology Today and Tomorrow without Physiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae and consists of species commonly known as dandelion. They are native to Eurasia and North America, and two species, T. officinale and T. erythrospermum, are found as ...

Google previewBiology, The Core (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae and consists of species commonly known as dandelion.

Google previewThe Homoeopathic Domestic Physician (1846)

by Charles Julius Hempel

Taraxacum is an excellent remedy for an excessive headache which is only felt when walking or standing. Veratrum and Causticum are excellent remedies in hemicrania, (every half hour.) Vertigo. This is almost never an independent affection ...

Google previewHerbal Simples Approved For Modern Uses of Cure

The title Taraxacum is an Arabian corruption of the Greek _trogimon_, "edible"; or it may have been derived from the Greek _taraxos_, "disorder," and _akos_, " remedy.

Google previewLife, The Science of Biology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae and consists of species commonly known as dandelion. They are native to Eurasia and North America, and two species, T. officinale and T. erythrospermum, are found as ...

Google previewA Handbook of Native American Herbs (1992)

by Alma R. Hutchens

Taraxacum is a genus of less than one hundred species of biennial or perennial herbs belonging to the sunflower family (Compositae). Dandelions are characterized by shiny green rosettes of leaves, nearly entirely or variously tooth- edged in ...

Google previewEcology of Plants (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Eurasia and North and South America, and two species, T. officinale and T. erythrospermum, are found as weeds worldwide. Both species are edible in ...

Google previewBiology , Today and Tomorrow with Physiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Taraxacum is a large genus of flowering plants in the family Asteraceae and consists of species commonly known as dandelion. They are native to Eurasia and North America, and two species, T. officinale and T. erythrospermum, are found as ...

Google previewCanadian Medicinal Crops (1999)

by Ernest Small, Paul M. Catling, National Research Council Canada

Taraxacum is an extremely complex genus. Many of the species reproduce mostly by apomixis and generate numerous inter- grading microspecies. Some taxonomists outside North America have recognized many of the races as different ...

Google previewMedical and Biological Terminologies (1998)

Classical Origins by John Scarborough

The taraxacum is a Latinized coinage from a Persian word meaning “bitter herb,” and thereby Linnaeus has acknowledged the dandelions widespread use in eighteenth-century herbal pharmacology by adapting a term from a Near Eastern ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia of Practical Medicine (1832)

Comprising Treatises on the Nature and Treatment of Diseases, Materia Medica and Therapeutics, Medical Jurisprudence, Etc. Etc by Sir John Forbes, Alexander Tweedie, John Conolly

The taraxacum is a medicine not unfrequently given in chronic affections of the stomach or the liver; and its sensible, as distinct from its alterative action, appears to be greatest on the urinary secretion. In the alkalis we have another description ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature

TARAXACUM is the name usually applied in medical practice to the common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale, Wiggers). The DANDELION (q.v.) is a plant of the northern hemisphere, extending to the Arctic regions, and is cultivated in India.

Google previewThe Register and Library of Medical and Chirurgical Science (1835)

Taraxacum is an useful auxiliary, but there is no reason to suppose it to have specific virtues ...

Google previewThe Home Encyclopædia (1895)

Compiled and Revised to Date from the Leading Encyclopædias

TARAXACUM is the name usually applied in medical practice to the common dandelion (Taraxacum officinale, Wiggers). The Dandelion (q.v.) is a plant of the northern hemisphere, extending to the Arctic regions, and is cultivated in India.

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopaedia Britannica (1890)

Rev. and Amended A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature, to which is Added Biographies of Living Subjects. 96 Colored Maps and Numerous Illustrations

TARAXACUM is the name usually applied in medical practice to the common dandelion ( Taraxacum officinale, Wiggers). The Dandelion (q.v.) is a plant of the northern hemisphere, extending to the Arctic regions, and is cultivated in India.

Google previewAmericanized Encyclopedia Britannica, Revised and Amended (1890)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature; to which is Added Biographies of Livings Subjects ...

TARAXACUM is the name usually applied in medical practice to the common dandelion ( Taraxacum officinale, Wiggers). The Dandelion (q.v.) is a plant of the northern hemisphere, extending to the Arctic regions, and is cultivated in India.

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

by John Henry Clarke

Leontodum taraxacum. Taraxacum Dens-leonis. N. O. Composite. Tincture of whole plant just before the perfection of the flower. Clinical. —Ague. Bilious attacks. Debility. Diabetes. Gall-stones. Headache, gastric. Jaundice. Liver, affections of.

Google previewA Dictionary of Common Wildflowers of Texas & the Southern Great Plains (2005)

by Joel Ellis Holloway, Amanda Neill

Taraxacum laevigatum Redseed Dandelion SCIENTIFIC NAME: Taraxacum, bitter herb, from Persian, tarashqum or talkh chakok + laevigatum, Latin for smooth. COMMON NAME: Redseed, for the red-brown achenes. Dandelion, from French ...

Google previewMultilingual Dictionary of Agronomic Plants (1994)

by G. Rehm

e tansy f tanaisie, barbotine g Rainfarn p atanásia s tanaceto, hierba lombriguera Taraxacum bicorne Dahlst. -> 2203 2202 Taraxacum hybernum Stev. Syn. T. megalorrhizon (Forssk.) Hand.-Mazz. e ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pratical Materia Medica (1902)

by John Henry Clarke

Taraxacum. Leontodum taraxacum. Taraxacum Dens-leonis. N. O. Compositaa. Tincture of whole plant just before the perfection of the flower. GlinloaL—Ague.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2003)

17, 23 Taraxacum kok-saghyz (kok-saghyz), rubber production ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Color Additives (1997)

by George A. Burdock

Regulatory citations DANDELION, FLUID EXTRACT (Taraxacum spp.) Current CAS number 977038-71-3 Description Natural sources Perennial, herbaceous plant, widespread throughout Europe.

Google previewThe Outlines of Materia Medica & Clinical Dictionary (1997)

by Henry Buck

TARAXACUM. HAHNEMANN. DANDELION. THE Dandelion has been, from time to time, a favourite remedy with Allopathic physicians. It is considered TonL, Alterative, and Diuretic, and thought to act powerfully on the liver. Zim- mermann ...

Google previewThe Domestic Encyclopedia, Or, A Dictionary of Facts and Useful Knowledge, Chiefly Applicable to Rural & Domestic Economy (1821)

With an Appendix, Containing Additions in Domestic Medicine, and the Veterinary and Culinary Arts by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich

Leontodon taraxacum, May 44 Coptis trifolia, Salisp. May 6. Thalictrum dioicum, May 8. Pyrus botryapium, May 8. Erythronium Americanum, May 9. Amygdalus Persica, May 9. Prunus Cerasus, May 9. Pyrus communis, malusque, May 18.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Alternative & Complementary Medicine (2010)

Subjective health care viewed with an objective eye by Joseph Segen

A perennial herb that contains inulin, bitter principles, and sesquiterpenes; the roots are rich in vitamins A and C; Chinese and Western herbalists use two different species for different indications Chinese herbal medicine Taraxacum ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

AKA:Blowball, cankerwort, lion's tooth, priest's crown, puffball, pu gong ying, swine snout, Taraxacum mongolicum, Taraxacum officinale, white endive, wild endive. Effects:A good source of lecithin and choline, both of which are beneficial to ...

Google previewLexicon Pharmaceuticum, Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary (1828)

Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy, Designed Expressly for the Use of Students by Thomas Castle

and leaves (Taraxacum Folia) having ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

Taraxacum. officinale. This wild plant, which is often considered to be an undesirable weed, has edible roots, leaves, and flowers. Its name is derived from the French word dent-de-lion, which means "lion's tooth," and refers to the toothlike ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Folk Medicine (2004)

Old World and New World Traditions by Gabrielle Hatfield

(Taraxacum. officinale). This is one of the most widely used plants in British folk medicine. The white latex present in all parts of the plant has been used to treat warts. The root contains powerful diuretics and has been used as a kidney tonic.

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