trifoliate orange

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trifoliate orange

Chinese medicine
A deciduous tree, the resinous wood of which is antidiarrhoeal, diuretic, carminative and expectorant; it is used for abdominal and chest pain, bloating, cholecystitis, diarrhoea and haemorrhoids.
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Recently, Hu Zheng-hai and Yu Gang (1993) compared paraffin- and resin-embedded secretory cavities in Poncirus trifoliata, fixed in FAA.
Elektronenmikroskopische Beobachtungen zur Entstehungsweise der Exkretbehalter von Ruta graveolens, Citrus limon, und Poncirus trifoliata.
The second experiment was conducted in an orchard of 'Valencia' orange grafted onto 'Swingle' citrumelo (Citrus paradisi Macfad x Poncirus trifoliata L.
robinii, 1995 [*][+] 12 17 2 30 TREMA Florida, Trema micrantha, 1995 18 39 30 65 TRIFOLIATE - ORANGE Poncirus trifoliata, 1984 [*][delta] 50 14 15 68 Poncirus trifoliata, 1995 [*][delta] 43 18 20 66 TUPELO Black (typ.
Each plant was genetically distinct and from a single family of hybrids of USDA 17-47 (Citrus grandis x Poncirus trifoliata) and Kinkoji (C.