catechu


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  • noun

Synonyms for catechu

extract of the heartwood of Acacia catechu used for dyeing and tanning and preserving fishnets and sails

East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods

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Somatic embryogenesis and plant regeneration from leaf and inflorescence explants of Arecanut (Areca catechu L).
In Terai, Inner Terai, Dun, Chure, and Bhabar, we find forests with Shorea robusta (Sal), Dalbergia sissoo (Sisso), Acacia catechu (Khair), Terminalia alata (Asna), Ficus religiosa (Pipal), Ficus indicus (Bar), bamboo, chestnut, Bombax ceiba (Simal), and many other tropical tree species.
The research team had introduced Thai Traditional Formula medicine (TTFM) in the treatment of helminthes and compared the efficacy and side effects among Mebendazole (500 mg) and Areca catechu Lin.
catechu tannin, up to 30 percent of the phenol can be replaced.
He said that even babies were indirectly exposed to hazards due to their mothers consumption of gutka and mainpuri concoctions of betel nuts, tobacco, lime, flavouring colourants, catechu and some other ingredients.
Tobacco has been chewed for centuries in India, most commonly as "paan" -- betel leaf with tobacco powder, areca nut, slaked lime and catechu (Acacia tree extract) -- or "paan masala", a flavoured variety with or without tobacco.
Areca catechu (methanol extract), Dendrobium plicatile (methanol extract), Juglans regia (water extract), Paeonia lactiflora (methanol extract), Psychotria serpens (water and methanol extracts), Rhodiola sacra (water and methanol extracts) and Uncaria rhynchophylla (water extract) especially showed strong scavenging activity against superoxide anion radical (*O2-), while J.
Comments: Grown, extracted and purified in India, Acacia Catechu offers high levels of catechins and epicatechins (via HPLC) for pre- and post-sun care products.
Arecoline is an alkaloid type of natural product found in the fruit of the areca palm (Areca catechu L.
Gutkha -- an assorted mixture of tobacco, catechu, areca nut, slaked lime and certain food additives -- affects the normal function of a key family of enzymes, known as CYP- 450, found in almost every organ in the body, according to the Chandigarh study published in scientific journal Chemical Research in Toxicology .
01 (Ea) Control, without any extracts; SBT, sea buckthorn seed extract; GSE, grape seed extract; GTE, green tea extract; FSE, fenugreek seed extract; ACE, Acacia catechu extract.
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Traditional Chinese Medicinals include preparations from Areca catechu (betel nut) and Omphalia lapidescens (thunderball fungus).
They are woven from 100% organic cotton yarn and enhanced with herbs like indigo, vettiver and acacia catechu.