umbelliferous


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umbelliferous

of, relating to, or belonging to the Umbelliferae, a family of herbaceous plants and shrubs, typically having hollow stems, divided or compound leaves, and flowers in umbels: includes fennel, dill, parsley, carrot, celery, and parsnip
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Tokyo, Japan, July 22, 2005 - (JCNN) - Takara Bio (TSE: 4974) announced on July 20 that it has developed a method to industrially produce chalcones, the active ingredients of Angelica keiskei Koidzumi, an umbelliferous perennial plant indigenous to Japan.
americanum, the legume Psorelea coryfolia and the Umbelliferous plant Ammi majus, have been used for medicinal purposes in Native American, North African, Hindu and Chinese civilizations since ancient times (Diawara et al., 1997, 2000).
These include many herbs, particularly umbelliferous flowering types as the floral heads are actually many small flowers held together.
Although not an unbridled admirer of that alarmingly vivid umbelliferous root, I find that it has more appeal than the stick.
The breeze-floating foliage that surmounts the lank twisted stems of his umbelliferous trees in A Landscape near Tivoli, and the umber fell behind them, recede into a blue-tinged haze.
Guo et al., Inhibitory Potential of Herbal Medicines on Human Cytochrome P450-mediated Oxidation: Properties of Umbelliferous or Citrus Crude Drugs and their Relative Prescriptions, Jpn.