Shui cai: 1 definition
Shui cai 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)
Shui cai in China is the name of a plant defined with Menyanthes trifoliata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Menyanthes trifoliata L. var. minor Fernald (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Watsonia (1993)
· Bot. Žurn. (1998)
· J. Biomol. Screen. (2002)
· Inform. Bot. Ital. (1982)
· Rhodora (1929)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Shui cai, for example health benefits, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, chemical composition, extract dosage, side effects, 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)
Partial matches: Cai.
Starts with: Shui cai shu.
Full-text: Shui cai shu.
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