Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of labiate plants of the tribe Satureineæ, and type of the subtribe Lepechinieæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a dicotyledonous genus of the family Labiatae

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • PART I: USE AND PROMOTION OF TRADITIONAL MEDICINAL PLANTS IN THE AFRICAN REGIONRegistration and utilization of herbal remedies in some countries of Eastearn, Central and Southern AfricaA report on the development of a traditional medicine for bronchial asthmaResume of current research in medicinal plants in BotswanaThe use of data from traditional medicine: Tunisian experienceChemical and pharmacological studies of marketed traditional drugsResearch into medicinal plants: The Somali experienceEffect of nitrogen and phosphorus on the essential oil yield and quality of chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla L.) flowersChemical characterization of pharmacologically active compounds from Synadenium pereskiifoliumAbietane diterpene quinones from lepechinia bullataAntimicrobial activity of Tanzanian traditional medicinal plantsIdentification of clovanediol: A rare sesquiterpene from the stem bark of canella winterana L. (Canellaceae), using spectrophotometric methodsA comparative study of the traditional remedy '' Suma-kala '' and chloroquine as treatment for malaria in the rural areasEthnobotany and conservation of medicinal plantsBiotransformation of hydroxyanthraquinone glycosides in Cassia speciesLe mdicament indigne Africaine: Sa standardisation et son valuation dans le cadre de la politique des soins de sant primairesChemical Evaluation of Tanzanian medicinal plants for the active constituents as a basis for the medicinal usefulness of the plantsEthnobotany and the medicinal plants of the Korup rainforest project area, CameroonSeaweeds in medicine and pharmacy: A global perspectiveBiotechnology and medicinal plantsPhytochemical investigations of four medicinal plants of Malawi: What next?

    Chapter 7

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.