betel nut

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Synonyms for betel nut

seed of betel palm

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Union ministers besides MPs from the major tobacco- producing states of Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka-- Ananth Kumar and Nirmala Sitharaman and Mohanbhai Kundaria-- were present at the meeting, where Nadda was asked to address all concerns Naidu, who also discussed the issue with agriculture minister Radhamohan Singh, said that tobacco and arecanut are two important cash crops and in many parts, the livelihood of farmers depends on them.
Interpapillary epithelium is thinner, would potentially allow hazardous chemical substance of arecanut extracts to permeate through this narrow epithelial strips in to the connective tissue resulting in the accumulation of neutrophils via chemotactic mechanism and persistence inflammation.
Arecanut Spices and Medicinal Plants, 5(4): 150-156.
In another reply, Sharma said that there have been reports of large consignments of sub-standard arecanut meant for tanning industry being imported through Kerala and Kolkata ports and being used by gutka units.
Study on cytotoxic and DNA damaging effects in oral mucosal fibroblasts by arecanut extract, Hunan I, Ko Ta Hsuet Huest Pao.
Somatic embryogenesis and plantlet regeneration from leaf and inflorescence explants of arecanut (Areca catechu L.
Singh to look into the problems being faced by the farmers involved in sericulture and arecanut farming.
miliaris is a minor insect pest of coffee, banana, arecanut (Areca catechu), coconut, teak, dadap (Erythrina lithosperma), mango, cardamom, cassava, castor, durian, guava, maize, mango, mulberry, oil palm, rice, sugar cane, chillies, cocoa, cotton, custard apple, jute, pigeon pea, rubber, sesame, sorghum and pine, causing occasional economic damage to these and many other crops (Jones 1940, Roffey 1979, Nair 1990, Josephrajkumar 2007).
This was after MRVC officials informed him that exteriors of new trains were being dirtied with paan (betel leaf stuffed with arecanut and slaked lime paste) stains, apart from platforms being freely used for spitting by careless commuters.
Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is a chronic debilitating and a well recognized potentially malignant condition of oral cavity associated with arecanut chewing characterized by generalized fibrosis of oral soft tissue resulting in marked rigidity and progressive inability to open the mouth (1-3).
Indian J Arecanut, Spices and Medicinal Plants, 2006; 8(2):55-64
14] Ratna Prasad A V, Murali Mohan Rao K, Mohan Rao K, Gupta A V S S K S, 2006, "Effect of fibre loading on mechanical properties of arecanut fibre reinforced polyester composites", National Journal of Technology.
Betel-Quid and ArecaNut Chewing And Some Areca-Nut Derived Nitrosamines.