Enset: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Enset in English is the name of a plant defined with Ensete ventricosum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Musa brieyi De Wild. (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg.
· Revue de Botanique Appliquée et d'Agriculture Tropicale (1934)
· Kew Bulletin (1947)
· Miss. de Briey Mayumbe (1920)
· Bull. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat., (1931)
· Apontamentos Phytogeographicos (1859)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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