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officinalis

(ŏ-fis″ĭ-nā′lis) [L. officinalis, pert. to a workshop, storeroom, pharmacy]
Part of the scientific name of a species pert. to a plant or herb traditionally sold in pharmacies, readily available without special preparation, and considered to have medicinal properties, e.g., Calendula officinalis, the pot marigold.
officinale (ŏ-fis″ĭ-nā′lē), adjective

officinalis (ōˈ·fi·sē·näˑ·lis),

adj status of a substance approved of and dispensed by apothecaries.
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Key words: Acute oral toxicity, dermal irritation test, steamed and dried ginger extract (SDGE), Zingiber officinale.
The vegetable samples collected for this study were Solanum tuberosum (potato), Zingiber officinale (ginger), Allium cepa (onion), Brassica compastris (mustard), Abelmoschus esculanta (lady finger), Colocasia esculenta (taro), Coriandrum annum (coriander), Allium sativum (garlic), Spinacia oleracea (spinach), Lycopersicum esculentum (tomato), Capsicum annum (chilli), Daucus carota (carrot) and Cucumis sativus (cucumber).
64" W), la planta Artemisia absinthium en la provincia Azuay (2[grados]44' 0" S - 78[grados]50' 0" W) y la planta Taraxacum officinale en la provincia Pichincha (0[grados]1' 22.
Lovage, Levisticum officinale, is a wonderfully oldfashioned herb that has a strong flavour, a bit like celery and makes a great accompaniment to new potatoes, soups and stews.
Don't forget to ramp up the summer scent by adding Jasmine officinale, annual Nicotiana Lime Green and pots of Lillium Regale.
The rhizome of Zingiber officinale belongs to the family Zingiberaceae, which has a deep yellow color when compared with Curcuma longa, which is a similar species.
A number of plant parts are used by people suffering from rheumatoid arthritis, which plant parts include fruits and seeds of Myristica fragrans, seeds of Nigella sativa, fruits and seeds of Piper longum, leaves of Vitex negundo, and rhizomes of Zingiber officinale, as observed during a preliminary survey of 25 informants suffering from the disease and who self-treat themselves.
Methods: The plant species selected for this study were Canella winterana, Croton discolor, Goetzea elegans, Guaiacum officinale, Pimenta racemosa, Simarouba tulae, and Thouinia striata.
Grass samples, Chamaemelum nobile, Trachyspermum copticum, Descurania Sophia, Urtica dioica, Falcaria vulgaris, Tragopogon collinus, Gundelia tournefortii and Taraxacum officinale were collected at mid-vegetative stage from natural pastures in Kermanshah province.
Holmgren (1962) collected six submerged vascular species, Potamogeton alpinus, Potamogeton nodosus, Potamogeton pectinatus, Zannichellia palustris, Ranunculus gmelinii, and Nasturtium officinale, as well as the macro-algae Cladophora and Chara.