black radish

black radish,

n Latin name:
Raphanus sativus var.
niger; part used: leaves, seeds, roots; uses: anthelmintic, inhibition of bacterial and fungal growth, scurvy, prevention or relief of spasms or cramps, contraction of bodily tissues, flatulence, increased flow of bile to intestines, stomachic, diuretic, expectorant, induce bowel evacuation, stimulate appetite, asthma, indigestion, abdominal bloating, relieve acid regurgitation, diarrhea, bronchitis, wound healing; precautions: digestive disorders, can cause miosis, pain, vomiting, slowed respiration, stupor, and albuminuria. Also called
oriental radish.
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Noteworthy among the fish dishes was black radish and talakitok curled into a rosebud (De Mangeleer); and little tamban and crisp malunggay dusted with a numbing Sichuan peppercorn powder (Navarra).
2 MANY varieties were established from the Mediterranean to the Orient as it was cultivated giving us the red radish, the large white radish and the black radish.
Therefore, this study was carried out in order to determine the effect of different sowing dates and landraces on yield and some qualitative characteristics of black radish in Fars province.
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Slices of pungent black radish are also a fabulous stand-in for horseradish on a steak sandwich.
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The black radish is passed around the tables: bitter is not a hit in this classroom.
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