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The dried ripe fruit of Coriandrum sativum (family Umbelliferae); a mild stimulant aromatic and a flavoring agent.


Herbal medicine
An annual herb that contains volatile oils, including corioandrol and pinene, which has been used as an appetite stimulant, carminative and gastrointestinal tonic.


n Latin names:
Coriandrum sativum, Coriandrum sativum var.
vulgare, Coriandrum sativum var.
microcarpum; part used: fruit (dried); uses: anthelmintic, appetite stimulant, arthritis, dyspepsia; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; can cause nausea, fatty liver tumors. Also called
Chinese parsley and
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According to above characteristic of coriander plants on animal health, and few research studies on the effect of coriander seeds on local Awassi sheep this experiment is set up to verify the effect of coriander seeds applied to female and male lambs ration on some blood characteristics, blood proteins, and liver enzymes, fats and their impact on weight gain and rumen fermentation.
The increase in oil content, total MUFA and T3PUFA levels in visceral fat after coriander feeding may be ascribed to high levels of MUFAs and TPUFAs in the coriander seed oil, especially the contribution of oleic acid (OA) and linoleic acid (LA).
The effect of coriander seed has been approved in lipid metabolism and its subsequent reduction.
Ground coriander seeds are used similarly to salt in the Middle East.
My time in Srinagar fresh in my mind, the spice I first scattered on the roasting pan was coriander seed.
Curried Lentil Stew (Daal) 2 tablespoons coriander seed 1 cup coarsely chopped shallots or red onions 1/2 cup water 6 tablespoons salad oil 5 teaspoons ground turmeric 2 tablespoons chili powder 1/2 cup thinly sliced chives or green onions 2-1/3 cups (1 lb.
In a separate pan, heat olive oil and add the cumin, coriander seed followed by the chilli.
Place the salmon fillets in oil along with peppercorn, coriander seed and garlic.
A FOOD company must pay a pounds 22,000 fine for supplying coriander seed packets containing rat droppings to three Birmingham stores.
INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp rapeseed oil 1 tsp fenugreek seeds 2 tsp each cumin seeds and coriander seeds 8 green cardamom pods 3 onions, finely chopped 1.
Mainly used for its fresh, soothing and cooling taste, coriander seeds are very light weight and have a mild flavor.