Peanut: 1 definition
Peanut 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)
Peanut in English is the name of a plant defined with Arachis hypogaea in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Arachis hypogaea var. nambyquarae (Hoehne) Burkart (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Sci. Rep. Res. Inst. Evol. Biol. (1986)
· Acta Agronomica Sinica (1988)
· Commissão de Linhas Telegraphicas, Botanica (1922)
· Genome (1987)
· International Journal of toxicology (2001)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Peanut, for example health benefits, extract dosage, side effects, diet and recipes, chemical composition, 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)
Starts with: Peanut cassia, Peanut-butter cassia.
Ends with: American hog peanut, Cajun peanut, Hog peanut, Runner peanut, Valencia peanut, Virginia peanut, Wild peanut.
Full-text: Spanish peanuts, Valencia peanut, Cajun peanut, Runner peanut, Virginia peanut, Hog peanut, Wild peanut, French peanut tree, American hog peanut, Peanut cassia, Peanut-butter cassia, Karatukayi, Shenga, Baimuga, Bhayimuga, Bhaimugu, Nelagadale, Cikki, Prapunnada, Khandika.
Search found 4 books and stories containing Peanut; (plurals include: Peanuts). You can also click to the full overview containing English textual excerpts. Below are direct links for the most relevant articles:
A Golden Ring (by Dr. Yutang Lin)
Frontier Mail < [October – December, 2000]
The Ordeal of Watching a Cricket Match < [April – June, 1990]
The Future Evolution of Man < [October – December, 1988]
A Blessed Pilgrimage (by Dr. Yutang Lin)
Folk Tales of Gujarat (and Jhaverchand Meghani) (by Vandana P. Soni)
Chapter 7c - Gigo Mahiyo < [Part 2 - Sorathi Baharvatiya]