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A tropical fruit that grows on an evergreen tree Garcinia mangostana Linn., found in Indonesia and Indochina. Its hull has been used as a traditional medicine in Thailand. Extracts from the hull have antioxidant, antihistaminic, and anti-inflammatory effects in laboratory experiments.
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Induksi mutasi pada kultur in vitro tanaman manggis
(Garcinia mangostana L.
One week's B&B starts at pounds 1089 at Alila Manggis
and pounds 1289 at the luxury Anatara Seminyak, flying from Heathrow.
In Malaysia, the unripened fruit is incorporated into a preserve called "halwa manggis
Christians also complained about an April 6 incident at a house in the Jakarta community of Pasar Manggis