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(Science: botany) a genus of plants, including the onion, garlic, leek, chive, etc.

Origin: L, garlic.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... mating with one another. Supplement A species is given a two-part name: the generic name and the specific name (or specific epithet). For example, Allium cepa (commonly known as onion) http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Species Now according to this definition are all the finches, that the ...

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by scottie
Fri May 06, 2011 10:21 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Candidiasis in Nablus city: Epidemiological

... yeast infection (57.1%). With respect to anticandidal activity of plant extracts, all tested plants showed pronounced activity to various degrees. Allium sativum (Garlic) showed the highest effect (100%) followed by Pistacia lentiscus (3.8%), Salvia dominica (2.25%) and Petrosilinum sativum (2.25%) ...

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by dyadak
Wed Dec 16, 2009 7:16 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Candidiasis in Nablus city: Epidemiological
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I need help identifying a plant in my new garden

... little flowers that have 5 petals. I would say again like a lilac but not because lilacs have 4 petals. I have looked up Agapanthus caulescens and allium but these are not it. http://www.youcanlearnseries.com/Landscape/Images/Allium.jpg http://www.biodiversityexplorer.org/plants/agapanthaceae/images/enb06135x.jpg ...

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by Monique
Wed Jul 09, 2008 12:34 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: I need help identifying a plant in my new garden
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Views: 11203

Sugar Allergy

... with oral artemisinin. Am J Trop Med Hyg 1993;48(3):398-402. 137. Koch HP, Lawson LD, editors. Garlic: The Science and Therapeutic Application of Allium sativum L. and Related Species. 2nd Ed. Baltimore: Williams & Wilkins; 1996. 138. Ankri S, Mirelman D. Antimicrobial properties of allicin ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
Replies: 76
Views: 288284

Name game

Allium cepa --onion

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by mcar
Tue Dec 11, 2007 1:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Name game
Replies: 176
Views: 185134
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