Gnima-gnima: 1 definition


Gnima-gnima means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Gnima-gnima in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Gnima-gnima in Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso is the name of a plant defined with Schwenckia guineensis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Schwenkia hirta Klotzsch (among others).

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

· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1846)
· Linnaea (1840)
· Rodriguésia (1978)
· Regnum Vegetabile, or ‘a Series of Handbooks for the Use of Plant Taxonomists and Plant Geographers’ (1993)
· Jahrbücher der Gewächskunde (1820)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1983)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Gnima-gnima, for example extract dosage, chemical composition, diet and recipes, side effects, health benefits, pregnancy safety, have a look at these references.

Biology book cover
context information

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.

Discover the meaning of gnima-gnima in the context of Biology from relevant books on Exotic India

See also (Relevant definitions)

Relevant text

Like what you read? Consider supporting this website: