physic nut

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small tropical American tree yielding purple dye and a tanning extract and bearing physic nuts containing a purgative oil that is poisonous in large quantities

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2010), cocoa beans (Oliveira, Correa, Santos, Treto, & Diniz, 2011) and physic nut seeds (Oliveira et al.
In addition, planted areas with physic nut have been increasing in recent years with incentives of the Brazilian government for bioenergy production (AGROFIT 2014).
torridus was colected in physic nut in the city of Sao Jose do Rio Preto-SP (20[degrees]46'48.
Genetic diversity and selection gain in the physic nut (Jatropha curcas).
In Brazil, the planting of physic nut has been widely encouraged and in many parts of the country, as can be found in several areas of cultivation, estimated at more than 30.
Callus and shoot regeneration from petiol segments of physic nut (J.
The planned green energy research institute will focus on the development of physic nut, blue-green algae, cellulose fermentation, thin film solar materials, and electric vehicle parts.
Juss), the physic nut (Jatropha curcas), the guayacan (Guaiacum officinale) and the guayaba (Psidium guajava L.
Se la conoce con diferentes nombres vulgares: pinon, pifion manso, tempate, physic nut, etc.
Brook and Gaurav Bhagat, writers and independent filmmakers based in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, describe the potential for using jatropha, the physic nut, to produce biodiesel.
According to the news service, Mitsui is looking to refine the alternative fuel from physic nut oil and produce biodiesel fuel blends.
07" W and an average altitude of 335 m) at the Federal University of Vicosa (FUV) in an experimental field of physic nut tree J.