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sandlewood

Chinese medicine
A tree, the resinous wood of which is an antiseptic, carminative and sedative; it is used for bronchitis, dermatitis, poor digestion, sexually transmitted infections and urogenital infections.
  
Fringe medicine
An essence which, in the pseudoscience of flower essence therapy, is believed to relieve tension and anxiety and possibly serve as a sexual stimulant.
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Responding to a question on the efficacy of his pre- poll alliance with Lalu on his Twitter handle on Tuesday evening, Nitish had quoted a couplet of the medieval era poet Rahim to suggest that he was like a sandalwood tree, which did not lose its fragrance
The main discoveries of insoluble red sandalwood from India have come from the wreck sites of two East Indiamen.
Mice with D-galactose-caused liver damage and oxidative stress induction were treated with [alpha]-santalol and sandalwood oil (1g/kg BW) resulting in restoration of body and liver weights and an increase in factors such as hepatic glutathione S-transferase (GSH) activity and sulfhydryl levels(SH), as well as an increase in the level of the free radical scavenger superoxide dismutase (SOD).
Authentic sandalwood oil was obtained from Cauvery[TM] (Government of Karnataka, Bangalore, India) for use in this investigation.
The ministry also provided the pesticides after sandalwood worm nests began surfacing in large numbers.
With main notes of lemongrass, lemon myrtle, neroli, jasmine, ginger, fire tree, clove, black pepper, sandalwood, oudh and orris, it is "a fragrance of strength, hope and unwavering determination with a hint of the exotic.
The singer, performing at Lovebox festival tomorrow, has requested six large pine or sandalwood candles for her room, which will hopefully neutralise the smell of the portable loos.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sandalwood Care & Rehab.
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In the arid and semi-arid rangelands of Western Australia, where pressures on the landscape include increasing numbers of feral goats, the sustainability of the wild harvest of old-growth sandalwood (Santalum spicatum) is being questioned.
This fabulous prize includes return flights from your nearest airport, half-board accommodation at the four-star Sandalwood Hotel & Retreat, and travel insurance.
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