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pine·ap·ple

(pīn'ap-ĕl),
The fruit of Ananas sativa or Bromelia ananas (family Bromeliaceae); it contains a proteolytic and milk-clotting enzyme, bromelain.

pineapple

Herbal medicine
A tropical plant, the “fruit”—a complex flowering head that forms around the stem—of which is anti-inflammatory, thrombolytic and a digestive tonic; its most active principle is bromelain, an enzyme used commercially as a natural meat tenderiser.

pineapple,

n Latin name:
Ananas comosus; part used: fruit; uses: antifungal, antiinflammatory, obesity, constipation, wounds, source for the enzyme complex-bromelain, known to act as a platelet aggregation inhibitor; precautions: avoid therapeutic use in pregnancy, lactation, or for children, ACE inhibitor medications, anticoagulants. Also called
ananas, golden rocket, or
smooth cayenne. See also bromelain.
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Resultados e Discussao: Os resultados das analises fisico-quimicas dos iogurtes com 8 e 10 % de polpa de abacaxi foram: acidez (1,06 e 0,97 %), solidos totais (21,97 e 21,75%), pH (4,24 e 4,25), solidos soluveis (17,22 e 16,42[degrees]Brix), densidade (1,0243 e 1,0197), respectivamente.
Os residuos de abacaxi (AB) (casca e bagaco), maracuja (MR) (casca e semente), caju (CA) (bagaco da polpa) e manga (MN) (bagaco da polpa) foram obtidos da industria processadora de polpa de frutas De Marchi Ind.
Desta maneira, considerandose o criterio regular, as sobremesas menos aceitas no quesito textura foram a mousse de limao diet e light e o pudim de abacaxi diet e light.
s latest new ingredient is Frulix TF Abacaxi (Pineapple Frulix).
1998) de que, no manejo das plantulas de abacaxi, produzidas em biofabricas, na fase de aclimatizacao, as raizes sao imersas em uma solucao de brassinosteroide (0,1 mg [L.
Suco de abacaxi (pronounced ah-bahk-uh-shee - pineapple juice), mango, strawberry and their version of passion fruit are a few of the options.
At other corners, abacaxi were on sale--smaller, sweeter versions of the pineapple.
A los ninos se les sirve todo el dia helado de maracuya, abacaxi (pina), mangaba (fruto del mangabetira) y pitanga (fresa).