Definition of Anacardium occidentale. Meaning of Anacardium occidentale. Synonyms of Anacardium occidentale

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Definition of Anacardium occidentale

Anacardium occidentale
Cashew Ca*shew" (k[.a]*sh[=oo]"), n. [F. acajou, for cajou, prob. from Malay k[=a]yu tree; cf. Pg. acaju, cf. Acajou.] (Bot.) A tree (Anacardium occidentale) of the same family which the sumac. It is native in tropical America, but is now naturalized in all tropical countries. Its fruit, a kidney-shaped nut, grows at the extremity of an edible, pear-shaped hypocarp, about three inches long. Cashew nut, the large, kidney-shaped fruit of the cashew, which is edible after the caustic oil has been expelled from the shell by roasting the nut.

Meaning of Anacardium occidentale from wikipedia

- Anacardium nanum A.St.-Hil. Anacardium negrense Pires & Froes Anacardium occidentale L. — Cashew Anacardium othonianum Anacardium spruceanum Benth. ex...
- The cashew tree (Anacardium occidentale) is a tropical evergreen tree that produces the cashew seed and the cashew apple. It can grow as high as 14 m (46 ft)...
- a closely related species within the same genus as the cashew (Anacardium occidentale). Fruit-eating bats pick the fruit of the wild cashew and transport...
- trifasciata feed on the bark and underlying wood of Adansonia digitata, Anacardium occidentale, Annona senegalensis, Ceiba pentandra, Eucalyptus camaldulensis...
- Anacardi orientale e occidentale (Semecarpus anacardium, Linn. fil. et Anacardium occidentale, Linn.), 1851. The standard author abbreviation Moretti is used...
- Streptomyces cyaneus. It is also found in cashew nuts**** liquid (Anacardium occidentale), in Anacardium othonianum and in Ardisia elliptica. It is an inhibitor...
- family. It is known from West Bengal, India. The larvae feed on Anacardium occidentale, Lannea coromandelica, Semecarpus anacardium, Achras sapota, Madhuca...
- lipids, chemical compounds found in the s**** of the cashew nut (Anacardium occidentale). An acid form of urushiol, they also cause an allergic skin rash...
- bayahonda and mesquite trees (Prosopis species) in the Fabaceae Anacardium occidentale, or cashew, in the Anacardiaceae Acacia farnesiana, or needle bush...
- toxicity and mutagenic effects of anacardic acids from cashew (Anacardium occidentale Linn.) in mice". Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 135 (3): 730–6. doi:10...