ethnobotany

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ethnobotany

[¦eth·nō′bät·ən·ē]
(anthropology)
The study of how cultures utilize plants and plant products.
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Investigation of in-vitro antioxidant potential of ethnobotanically importanttree, Pterospermum acerifolium L.
Ajaib, Investigation of In Vitro Antioxidant Potential of Ethnobotanically Important Tree, Pterospermum acerifolium.
In vitro inhibition of drug-resistant and drug-sensitive strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by ethnobotanically selected South African plants.
Ethnobotanically, we worked with the community of Villa Candelaria town (Potosi, Bolivia), and ethnoarchaeologically with sediments from different areas of activity within the plot.
Ethnobotanically, the leaves are used as mosquito repellents and sometimes chewed for stomach relief.
Although each chapter contains a selection of bibliographic references on pharmacology and chemistry, there is an almost complete lack of citations for the botanical and ethnomedical aspects, which may make this book less appealing to the botanically or ethnobotanically inclined.
In Suriname, one study aimed to compare the rate of drug discovery of an ethnobotanically led process with that of a conventional approach of random biologic assays.
The present study was designed to investigate the antimicrobial and antioxidant activities of an ethnobotanically important plant Lagerstroemia indica L.