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Anise

Anise

1. (Science: botany) An umbelliferous plant (Pimpinella anisum) growing naturally in egypt, and cultivated in Spain, malta, etc, for its carminative and aromatic seeds.

2. The fruit or seeds of this plant.

Origin: oe. Anys, f. Anis, L. Anisum, anethum, fr. Gr.


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The Fiber Disease

... of events that Laurel and Hardy would be proud of I am now without that specimen and in need of new microscope dishes and paint for the bathroom. Anise oil reacts with plastic and paint :) Skytroll...sorry, not quite fitting the bill as a Citizen Scientist just yet...;) My videos...When I get ...

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by Anonymous
Mon Apr 24, 2006 1:40 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... so I will have to wait until such time that it can be tested. ukguy:Yes, the fibres emerge when using other oils (peppermint oil, Oregano, Anise oil) and will sometimes emerge when using Dettol. I have tried Diatomaceous earth in a pack (messy) and that has produced a fibre from the top ...

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by Linn
Wed Apr 12, 2006 3:43 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... and the fibres. Your questions John: - Using things other than tea tree oil Yes, the fibres emerge when using other oils (peppermint oil, Oregano, Anise oil) and will sometimes emerge when using Dettol. I have tried Diatomaceous earth in a pack (messy) and that has produced a fibre from the top ...

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by Anonymous
Wed Apr 12, 2006 2:14 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... with essential oil like pinus pinaster or T tree. Turpentines are number one microbe killers (e.g Tamiflu is based on an acid derived from star anise oil) Its rather safe. First reaction could be activation because the oil will dissolve a crust like film that is formed by the micro organisms. ...

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by tamtam
Mon Dec 26, 2005 6:19 pm
 
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Topic: The Fiber Disease
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