Hog plum: 1 definition
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Biology (plants and animals)
1) Hog plum in English is the name of a plant defined with Prunus americana in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.
2) Hog plum is also identified with Spondias mombin It has the synonym Poupartia axillaris (Roxb.) King & Prain (etc.).
3) Hog plum is also identified with Spondias pinnata It has the synonym Mangifera pinnata L.f. (etc.).
4) Hog plum is also identified with Symphonia globulifera It has the synonym Chrysopia microphylla Hils. & Bojer ex Cambess. (etc.).
5) Hog plum is also identified with Ximenia americana It has the synonym Amyris arborescens P. Browne (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Bulletin Mensuel de la Société Linnéenne de Paris
· Erigenia (1991)
· Rapid Assessment Program Working Papers (1991)
· Biodiversidad del estado de Tabasco (2005)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1997)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1985)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Hog plum, for example chemical composition, extract dosage, health benefits, diet and recipes, side effects, pregnancy safety, have a look at these references.
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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: American hog plum, Great hog plum.
Full-text (+25): Amrata, Vrikshamla, Pitana, Svadurasa, Amlavataka, Varshapakin, Amrataka, Pashuharitaki, Vriddhavibhitaka, Shunga, Madhuramlaka, Ambada, Great hog plum, Common hog-plum, Ambarisha, Thorny hog-plum, American hog plum, Amada, Amlavadava, Bhringiphala.
Search found 16 books and stories containing Hog plum; (plurals include: Hog plums). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 3: Metals, Gems and other substances (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 8 - Extraction of oil from seeds of Putranjiba and Agasti < [Chapter XXXII - Extraction of oil from seeds]
Charaka Samhita (English translation) (by Shree Gulabkunverba Ayurvedic Society)
Chapter 27e - The group of Fruits (Phala) < [Sutrasthana (Sutra Sthana) — General Principles]
Chapter 11 - The Pharmaceutics of the Soap-pod and Clenolepis < [Kalpasthana (Kalpa Sthana) — Section on Pharmaceutics]
Chapter 22 - The therapeutics of Dipsosis (morbid thirst) (trishna-cikitsa) < [Cikitsasthana (Cikitsa Sthana) — Section on Therapeutics]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 2: Minerals (uparasa) (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 3 - Purification of Mica < [Chapter I - Uparasa (1): Abhra or Abhraka (mica)]
The Padma Purana (by N.A. Deshpande)
Chapter 14 - Sages Pray to God Śiva for Protection from Demon Bāṇa < [Section 3 - Svarga-khaṇḍa (section on the heavens)]
Rasa Jala Nidhi, vol 1: Initiation, Mercury and Laboratory (by Bhudeb Mookerjee)
Part 1 - Definitions of technical terms < [Chapter VII - Enumeration of technical terms]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)