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Meaning of "psoralea" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD PSORALEA

Via New Latin from Greek psōraleos mangy, from psōra mange, an allusion to the glandular dots of the plant.
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PRONUNCIATION OF PSORALEA

psoralea  [səˈreɪlɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF PSORALEA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Psoralea is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES PSORALEA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

psoralea

Psoralea

Psoralea is a genus in the legume family. Although most species are poisonous, the starchy roots of P. esculenta and P. hypogaea are edible. A few species form tumbleweeds. Common names include tumble-weed, and white tumbleweed.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH PSORALEA


alalia
æˈleɪlɪə
aralia
əˈreɪlɪə
Athalia
əˈθeɪlɪə
Australia
ɒˈstreɪlɪə
bacchanalia
ˌbækəˈneɪlɪə
Castalia
kæˈsteɪlɪə
echolalia
ˌɛkəʊˈleɪlɪə
galea
ˈɡeɪlɪə
generalia
ˌdʒɛnəˈreɪlɪə
genitalia
ˌdʒɛnɪˈteɪlɪə
Lupercalia
ˌluːpɜːˈkeɪlɪə
marginalia
ˌmɑːdʒɪˈneɪlɪə
novalia
nəʊˈveɪlɪə
palea
ˈpeɪlɪə
paraphernalia
ˌpærəfəˈneɪlɪə
penetralia
ˌpɛnɪˈtreɪlɪə
personalia
ˌpɜːsəˈneɪlɪə
realia
rɪˈeɪlɪə
regalia
rɪˈɡeɪlɪə
Westphalia
wɛstˈfeɪlɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE PSORALEA

psittacotic
PSK
Pskov
PSL
PSL1
PSL2
PSNI
psoas
psocid
psora
psoralen
psoriasis
psoriatic
psoric
PSS
psst
PST
PSTN
PSV
psych

WORDS THAT END LIKE PSORALEA

achillea
azalea
bougainvillea
cochlea
Elea
flea
grevillea
Heraclea
incarvillea
lea
mausolea
olea
Penthesilea
pilea
plea
quelea
sand flea
talea
trochlea
water flea

Synonyms and antonyms of psoralea in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «psoralea» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF PSORALEA

Find out the translation of psoralea to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

补骨脂
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

psoralea
570 millions of speakers

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psoralea
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

psoralea
380 millions of speakers
ar

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psoralea
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Psoralea
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Psoralea
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

psoralea
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

psoralea
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Psoralea
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

psoralea
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オランダビユ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

psoralea
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Psoralea
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

psoralea
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

psoralea
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सोरॅली
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Psoralea
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Psoralea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Psoralea
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Psoralea
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Psoralea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Psoralea
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Psoralea
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Psoralea
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Psoralea
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of psoralea

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «PSORALEA»

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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «PSORALEA» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about psoralea

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «PSORALEA»

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Encyclopaedia Londinensis, or, Universal dictionary of arts, ...
Psoralea aculeata, or prickly Psoralea. — This is a shrub with angular branches, and lateral solitary flowers without bractes. 4. Psoralea bracteata. or, oval-spiked Psoralea. — Stem shrubby, determinately branched, with round pubescent ...
‎1826
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1997 IUCN Red List of Threatened Plants
J875 Chile /J875 V Prosopis rojasiana Burk 20883 V 20883 Paraguay 20883 E Prosopis rubriflora Hassler 2088J E 20883 Paraguay 20883 V Prosopis tamarugo Philippi /768/ V /.J875 Chile (Northern desert plateau region) /76«/ R Psoralea ...
Kerry Scott Walter, Harriet J. Gillett, 1998
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Phytochemical Dictionary of the Leguminosae
Psoralea acaulis Hoffm., see Bituminaria acaulis (Hoffm.) Stirton Psoralea aculeata L. Psoralea affinis Ecklon & C. Zeyher Psoralea arborea Sims Psoralea asarina (P. Bergius) T.M. Salter Psoralea axillaris L. f. Psoralea bituminosa L., see ...
Frank Bisby, 1994
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Illustrated Flora of the Pacific States, Washington, Oregon, ...
Psoralea macrostachya DC. Leather Root. Fig. 2752. Psoralea macrostachya DC . Prod. 2: 220. 1825. Lotodes macrostachyum Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl. 194. 1891. Hoita macrostachya Rydb. N. Amer. Fl. 24: 9. 1919. Perennial, the stems 5-30 dm .
Le Roy Abrams, Roxana Stinchfield Ferris, 1923
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Field Guide to Fynbos
Psoralea BLUE PEA, BLOUKEURTJIE Shrubs or small trees. Leaves 3-foliolate or pinnate, sometimes reduced, dotted with black or red glands, stipules clasping the stem and joined to the base of the petiole. Flowers in groups of 1-5, each ...
John Manning, 2007
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Encyclopaedia Londinensis
Psoralea aculeata, or prickly Psoralea-This is a shrub with angular branches, and lateral solitary flowers without bractes. v 4. Psoralea bracteata or, oval-spiked Psoralea. -Stem shrubby, deterrninately branched, with round pubescent ...
John Wilkes, 1826
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Medicinal and Aromatic Plants VIII
F. BOURGAUD, C. NGUYEN, and A. GUCKERT' 1 Introduction 1.1 Morphology and Distribution The genus Psoralea, L. (family Leguminosae) (Boardley et al. 1986) contains approximately 120 species distributed on the five continents.
Y. P. S. Bajaj, 1995
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American Herbal Products Association’s Botanical Safety ...
A text on traditional Chinese medicine reports that no adverse effects of psoralea are expected within the normal dose range (decoction of 4.5—9 g) (Bensky et al. 2004). In overdose, psoralea has been associated with dizziness, general ...
Zoë Gardner, Michael McGuffin, 2013
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The Journals of the Lewis and Clark Expedition: Herbarium of ...
[Lewis] ans Phila [perforated initials] ans 1994 label: Pediomelum argophylla ( Pursh) J. Grimes aPS printed label: Psoralea argophylla Pursh 122b Pediomelum argophyllum (Pursh) J. Grimes, silver-leaf scurf-pea; ans-l; Pursh, 475; probably ...
Gary E. Moulton, 1999
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Toxic Plants of North America
North American species no longer in Psoralea Commonly known as scurf peas or Indian breadroots, species occurring in North America, both native and introduced, are now classified in 8 genera: Bituminaria Heister ex Fabr., Cullen Medik., ...
George E. Burrows, Ronald J. Tyrl, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «PSORALEA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term psoralea is used in the context of the following news items.
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Science Briefs: Amateurs discover new plants, benefits of electric …
Psoralea diturnerae is known from only a few localities in the Outeniqua Mountains. The other – Psoralea vanberkelae – is locally abundant in a small coastal ... «News & Observer, Mar 15»
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Citizen scientists discover new plant species in the Cape Floral …
Di's Psoralea (P. diturnerae) is a mountain species and is known from only a few localities around the Camferskloof area in the Outeniqua mountains. «Phys.Org, Mar 15»
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补骨脂粉
【提取来源】豆科植物补骨脂Psoralea corylifolia L.的干燥成熟果实. 【化学成分】含补骨脂内酯(psoralen)、异补骨脂内酯(isoposoralen)、补骨脂甲素(corylifolin)、补骨脂 ... «中国食品商务网, Dec 14»
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Skeyndor Power Retinol Marijana Mikulić među prvima isprobala …
Kao molekula topiva u ulju dobivena iz biljke Psoralea corylifolia, Bakuchiol može imati djelovanje poput retinola, ali ujedno djeluje kao i stabilizator retinola ... «Večernji list, Nov 14»
5
Beauty-Allrounder Sesamöl
... enthält u.a. javanischen Gelbwurz, (wirkt aktiv gegen den semi-resistenten Karieserreger Streptococcus) und die malaysische Teefrucht (Psoralea Corylifolia), ... «oe24.at, Oct 14»
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New species of Fynbos found near Plett
The new plant, Psoralea vanberkela, with a unique purple and white flower, would be on display for the first time this week at the annual Cape Floral Kingdom ... «Independent Online, Aug 14»
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Comfort Touch for Every Sore Spot
The other herbs which go into the composition of the churanam would be the Ativisa and Psoralea (psoralea corylifolia) seeds. These are herbs which are not so ... «The New Indian Express, Jun 14»
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New fynbos species discovered near Plettenberg Bay
... ( fab-AY-see-eye] or Fountainbush and has been called Psoralea vanberkelae (so-ray-lea van-ber-ke-leye) after its discoverer, plant expert Nicky van Berkel. «South African Broadcasting Corporation, May 14»
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New species of fynbos discovered
It is from the family Fabaceae and has been called Psoralea vanberkelae after plant expert Nicky van Berkel. The discovery of this new fynbos species was ... «Independent Online, May 14»
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Άνοιξη στην Πάρνηθα
Βρωμόχορτο (Psoralea Bituminosa), στο πλάι του δρόμου. Previous; Next. ΓΙΑΝΝΗΣ ΠΑΛΑΙΟΛΟΓΟΣ. ΕΤΙΚΕΤΕΣ: Ένα μικρό αφιέρωμα στο ψηλότερο βουνό της ... «Η Καθημερινή, Apr 14»

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