gnetum gnemon meaning

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Noun: Gnetum gnemon
  1. Small tropical tree with tiered branches and divaricate branchlets having broad glossy dark green leaves; exploited for its edible young leaves and seeds that provide a fine flour
    - gnetum

Type of: gymnospermous tree

Part of: genus Gnetum

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  1. Although believed to be, recently, Japanese scientists found that " Gnetum gnemon " is not the cause of gout ( uric acid disease ).
  2. Two species of " Elizabethkingia " have recently been found to be abundant on the leaf and root surfaces of the tropical tree " Gnetum gnemon " in Malaysia.
  3. In addition they can also obtain from the forest such vegetables as bamboo shoots, the edible topmost and innermost frond of a palm, wild melinjo ( Gnetum gnemon ) and other kinds of leaves.
  4. The extraction of dried leaf of " Gnetum gnemon " with acetone water ( 1 : 1 ) gave " C "-glycosylflavones ( isovitexin, vicenin II, isoswertisin, swertisin, swertiajaponin, isoswertiajaponin ).
  5. ""'Gnetum gnemon " "'is a species of " Gnetum " native to southeast Asia and the western Pacific Ocean islands, from Mizoram and Assam in India, south and east through Indonesia and Malaysia to the Philippines and Fiji.

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