Definition of Alpinia officinarum. Meaning of Alpinia officinarum. Synonyms of Alpinia officinarum
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Definition of Alpinia officinarum
Alpinia officinarumChina Chi"na, n.
1. A country in Eastern Asia.
2. China ware, which is the modern popular term for
porcelain. See Porcelain.
China aster (Bot.), a well-known garden flower and plant.
China bean. See under Bean, 1.
China clay See Kaolin.
China grass, Same as Ramie.
China ink. See India ink.
China pink (Bot.), an anual or biennial species of
Dianthus (D. Chiensis) having variously colored single
or double flowers; Indian pink.
China root (Med.), the rootstock of a species of Smilax
(S. China, from the East Indies; -- formerly much
esteemed for the purposes that sarsaparilla is now used
for. Also the galanga root (from Alpinia Gallanga and
China rose. (Bot.)
(a) A popular name for several free-blooming varieties of
rose derived from the Rosa Indica, and perhaps other
(b) A flowering hothouse plant (Hibiscus Rosa-Sinensis)
of the Mallow family, common in the gardens of China
and the east Indies.
China shop, a shop or store for the sale of China ware or
China ware, porcelain; -- so called in the 17th century
because brought from the far East, and differing from the
pottery made in Europe at that time; also, loosely,
crockery in general.
Pride of China, China tree. (Bot.) See Azedarach.
Meaning of Alpinia officinarum from wikipedia
galangal, is a plant
in the ginger family
asia . it originated
- indonesian/malay: lengkuas
(alpinia galanga); mandarin: 南薑 or 高良薑 alpinia officinarum
galangal. kaempferia galanga
, also called
- date march
2008 it is also sometimes called lesser galangal
, which properly refers
officinarum. k. galanga
is also erroneously
is a flavonol found
in high concentrations
in alpinia officinarum
it is also found
in the galangal rhizome
is a genus
s, with more than 230 species
from the ginger alpinia officinarum
galangal, chinese ginger
- alpiniae officinari rhizoma
, lesser galangal rhizome
, 良姜 , リョウキョウ , liáng jiāng , 良薑 , 良姜 , alpinia officinarum
, 1 , amomi semen
- g : galangal, lesser
(alpinia officinarum) galingale
(cyperus spp.) garlic chives
(allium tuberosum) garlic
- history: galingale
(havlican) (alpinia officinarum) ginger
(zencefil) (zingibar officinalis) iksir sugar
(iksir sekeri) india blossom
- it is sometimes confused
with alpinia officinarum
, another plant
in the family zingiberaceae which
is also known
- ʻavapui tuasivi
, alpinia samoensis
, esi (tongan tolo , saccharum officinarum
(grass family) , sugarcane