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an·di·ra

(an-dī'ră),
The bark of Andira inermis, a leguminous tree of tropical America, used as an emetic, purgative, and anthelmintic.
Synonym(s): cabbage tree, worm bark
[West Indian native name]
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Constituintes fenolicos e terpenoides isolados das raizes de Andira fraxinifolia (Fabaceae).
Within the Core Eudicotyledons, particularly within the Rosids subgroup, Andira inermis of the order Fabales was close to Cecropia obtusifolia (Rosales order) while Thouinidium decandrum was distinguished of these last two orders, because it belongs to the Sapindales.
El estrato medio tuvo un porcentaje de 14.38 % (79 individuos) representado por las siguientes especies: Ampelocera hottlei, "Oshe" (No identificada 1), Andira inermis, Simira salvadorensis y Bravaisia integerrima.
We can see many people from various countries and one can form contacts and improve more action for culture and peace," said Andira, a visitor from Brazil.
Tillandsia tomasellii--It is epiphytic on trees (e.g., Amphipterigium adstringens (Schltdl.) Standl., Andira inermis (Sw.) Kunth ex DC, AstroniumgraveolensJacq., Lysiloma microphyllum Benth., and Stenocereus chacalapensis (Bravo et Macdoug.) Buxb.) in semiarid regions (low deciduous tropical forest) of the Municipality of San Carlos Yautepec (Oaxaca State, Mexico).
Designers Beth Doane and Bethany Armstrong merged their passions for fashion and international conservation to create the Andira Rain Tee collection.
CONTACT: Andira Rain Tee Collection, www.raintees.com; Kids Saving the Rainforest, www.kidssavingtherainforest.org.?
Algunas especies publicadas originalmente bajo este genero han pasado a Andira Lam.
Et se alcuno andira contra il presente ordine recitar in loco publico, o privato ['simil' added in margin] comedia, ['o' inserted] egloga, ['od altra cosa simile' scratched out] caschi a pena di vogar in galea di condemnati mesi disdotto can i ferri alli piede, et non essendo bon da galea, di star anni tre in pregion serrada, et di pagar ducati vinticinque a chi l'havera ritentuto, et presentato nelle forze: ne il tempo della galea, o pregion le habbi a cominciar, se non dopo pagati li sap.ti danari.
The panel included coffee traders, Neils Andresen, of Andira, who represented Vietnam; Alberto Hesse of Alberto Hesse Trieste, Italy; David Mbugua of the Coffee Board of Kenya; Karen St.