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bol·dus

(bol'dŭs),
The leaves of Boldu boldus or Peumus boldus (family Monimiaceae), an evergreen shrub of Chile; used in various disturbances of liver function.
Synonym(s): boldo
[Chilean]
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Microencapsulation of Peumus boldus oil by complex coacervation to provide peanut seeds protection against fungal pathogens.
Avaliacao da qualidade de amostras comerciais de boldo (Peumus boldus Molina), pata-de-vaca (Bauhinia spp.) e ginco (Ginkgo biloba L.).
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Roos et al., "Antioxidant activity of Peumus boldus extract and alkaloid boldine against damage induced by Fe(II)-citrate in rat liver mitochondria in vitro," Industrial Crops and Products, vol.
Boldocynara[R], a proprietary dietary supplement product consisting of the plants Cynara scolymus, Silybum marianum, Taraxacum officinale, and Peumus boldus, used to promote functions of the liver and the gallbladder.
cit.) interpretamos como atribuibles a bosques de Cryptocaryon el Piso de Vegetacion denominado "Bosque esclerofilo mediterraneo costero de Cryptocarya alba y Peumus boldus", y seguramente le seria atribuible el tambien llamado "Bosque esclerofilo mediterraneo costero de Lithraea caustica y Cryptocarya alba"; estos autores cuantifican la superficie asignada a ambos Pisos en 10.510 [km.sup.2].