Definition of Astragalus. Meaning of Astragalus. Synonyms of Astragalus

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Definition of Astragalus

Astragalus
Astragalus As*trag"a*lus, n. [L. See Astragal.] 1. (Anat.) The ankle bone, or hock bone; the bone of the tarsus which articulates with the tibia at the ankle. 2. (Bot.) A genus of papilionaceous plants, of the tribe Galege[ae], containing numerous species, two of which are called, in English, milk vetch and licorice vetch. Gum tragacanth is obtained from different oriental species, particularly the A. gummifer and A. verus. 3. (Arch.) See Astragal, 1.

Meaning of Astragalus from wikipedia

- onobrychiella feed exclusively on Astragalus, C. astragalella and C. gallipennella feed exclusively on the species Astragalus glycyphyllos, and C. hippodromica...
- Astragalus propinquus (syn. Astragalus membranaceus, commonly known as Mongolian milkvetch in English; 'Хунчир' in Mongolian; huáng qí (Chinese: 黃芪), běi...
- Astragalus monspessul**** is a plant species in the genus Astragalus. Media related to Astragalus monspessul**** at Wikimedia Commons Data related to...
- Astragalus sahendi Buhse Astragalus alopecias Pallas Astragalus jessenii Bunge Astragalus kirrindicus Boiss. Astragalus obtusifolius DC. Astragalus eriostomus...
- for a ****ure http://www.pfaf.org/user/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Astragalus+gummifer "Astragalus gummifer". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)....
- Astragalus siculus, known as the Sicilian milkvetch, is a plant endemic to Sicily. "Astragalus siculus Biv. | Plants of the World Online | Kew Science"...
- It is not to be confused with Astragalus propinquus, the plant yielding Radix Astragali for Chinese medicine. "Astragalus sinicus". Retrieved 16 November...
- astralagus is a roe deer astragalus (ankle bone) found in an urn at Caistor St. Edmund, Norfolk, England in 1937. The astragalus is inscribed with a 5th-century...
- June. Astragalus cr****icarpus is known as ground plum, though it shares this name with some other species in the genus Astragalus such as Astragalus plattensis...
- lead plant Astragalus adsurgens, rattle milkvetch Astragalus agrestis, meadow milkvetch Astragalus alpinus, alpine milkvetch Astragalus americ****, American...
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