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Origin: NL, fr. Ar. Mauz, mauza, banana.

(Science: botany) A genus of perennial, herbaceous, endogenous plants of great size, including the banana (Musa sapientum), the plantain (M. Paradisiaca of Linnaeus, but probably not a distinct species), the Abyssinian (M. Ensete), the Philippine island (M. Textilis, which yields Manila hemp), and about eighteen other species.

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guys. i need a topic for my project work in botany. help

Hey there. My name is mudah. A final year student at umaru musa yaradua university, katsina, nigeria. Please suggest for me, topics in botany that i can take for ma final year project. Waitn for your response.

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by mudahks
Sun Feb 26, 2012 10:35 pm
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: guys. i need a topic for my project work in botany. help
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Banana tree

I guess you mean the genus Musa or respective species. It's monocot, while Physcomitrella belongs to mosses and Chlamydomonas and Ectocarpus are algae. Arabidopsis and Ricinus are dicots, so the only monocot is Oryza.

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by JackBean
Fri Dec 24, 2010 11:11 am
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: Banana tree
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Sugar Allergy

... aspirin-induced erosions. J Nutr Biochem 2001;12(2):85-100. 24. Mukhopadhyaya K, Bhattacharya D, Chakraborty A, et al. Effect of banana powder (Musa sapeintus var. paradisiaca) on gastric mucosal shedding. J Ethnopharmacol 1987;21(1):11-19. 25. Wakabayashi H, Orihara T, Nakaya A, et al. Effect ...

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by DrDahlman
Sat Jan 12, 2008 4:20 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sugar Allergy
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The Fiber Disease

... For other uses, see Abacá (disambiguation). ?Abaca Conservation status: Secure Scientific classification Kingdom: Plantae Abacá, ah buh KAH, (Musa textilis) is a species of banana native to the Philippines, grown widely as well in Borneo and Sumatra. The plant is of major economical importance, ...

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by London
Fri Nov 17, 2006 10:59 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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