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  • Noun: rheum  room
    1. A watery discharge from the mucous membranes (especially from the eyes or nose)
    Noun: Rheum
    1. Rhubarb
      - genus Rheum

    Sounds like: room

    Derived forms: rheums

    See also: rheumy

    Type of: dicot genus, discharge, emission, magnoliopsid genus

    Part of: buckwheat family, family Polygonaceae, Polygonaceae

    Encyclopedia: Rheum


  • [Medicine]
    A plant genus of the family POLYGONACEAE. Members contain chrysophanic acid,rhein,EMODIN,and other anthraquinones. The roots were formerly used as purgatives. n : a watery discharge from the mucous membranes esp. of the eyes or nose; also : a condition (as a cold) marked by such discharge — rheumy adj
    Rhe·um
    n : a genus of Asian herbs (family Polygonaceae) that have large leaves, loose stipular sheaths, small flowers in paniculate racemes, and a 3-winged fruit and that include the rhubarbs (as the Chinese rhubarb, R. officinale, and rhapontic, R. rhaponticum)
    n : a watery discharge from the mucous membranes esp. of the eyes or nose; also : a condition (as a cold) marked by such discharge — rheumy adj
Examples
  • Studies on non-anthraquinones in rheum officinale baill
  • Chemical constituents of rheum tanguticum maxim . ex balf
  • Extraction and isolation of anthraquinones from rheum tanguticum maxim
  • Study on extraction and purification process of total anthraquinone in rheum
  • Nutritional components analysis of petiole from rheum . tanguticum maxim . ex balf
  • Arthritis rheum 1995; 38 : 727-35, with permission of the american college of rheumatology
  • Determination of the emodin and chrysophanol in rheum rhizastachyum schrenk by hplc
  • The trace element has an important function for the growth of cultivated rheum
  • The shopman lifted eyes bleared with old rheum .-sweets of sin, he said, tapping on it
  • Ant-rheum pellet
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