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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Studies on the structure and development of secretory cavities in Poncirus trifoliata.
12 17 robinii, 1995 (*) TREMA Florida, Trema micrantha, 1995 18 39 TRIFOLIATE - ORANGE Poncirus trifoliata, 1995 ([DELTA]) 43 18 TUPELO Black (typ.