graviola


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grav·i·o·la

(grah-vē-ōlah)
A broadleaf flowering evergreen plant (Annona muricata) native to the Caribbean and Central and South Africa. Alleged use in treating cancer.
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No Brasil, a graviola e uma fruta mais conhecida nos mercados das regioes Norte e Nordeste, embora ultimamente seu maior polo de producao seja a regiao agroeconomica de Brasilia e Sul da Bahia (JUNQUEIRA et al.
Available in four varieties/Tm-munity Smoothie" contains a blend of acerola, camu camu and acai, which delivers antioxidants, vitamin C and bioflavonoids; "Energy Smoothie" blends exotic caja fruit and acai, along with yerba mate and natural guarana seed for sustained energy; "Superfood Smoothie "contains a" green blend boost," in addition to cupuacu, vitamin B-packed graviola and acai; and "Antioxidant Smoothie" contains a daily dose of antioxidants with free-radical-fighting acai berries.
Graviola, Soursop or Guanabana (Annona muricata): Graviola is a tree native to much of South America, especially the tropical areas.
Graviola (Annona muricata): Graviola has become popular due to a study that pointed to it as a possible treatment for certain cancers.