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Definition of Chenopodium Quinoa

Chenopodium Quinoa
Quinoa Qui*no"a, n. The seeds of a kind of goosewort (Chenopodium Quinoa), used in Chili and Peru for making porridge or cakes; also, food thus made.

Meaning of Chenopodium Quinoa from wikipedia

- Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa; /ˈkiːnwɑː/ or /kɪˈnoʊ.ə/, from Quechua kinwa or kinuwa) is a flowering plant in the amaranth family. It is a herbaceous annual...
- goosefoot, similar in character and uses to the closely related quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa). Cañihua is native to the Andean region, with more than 200 varieties...
- Chenopodium is a genus of numerous species of perennial or annual herbaceous flowering plants known as the goosefoots, which occur almost anywhere in...
- two independent domestication events, both of which are called C. quinoa. Chenopodium species have been implicated among the greatest weed threats to agriculture...
- Chenopodium album is a fast-growing weedy annual plant in the genus Chenopodium. Though cultivated in some regions, the plant is elsewhere considered...
- Quinoa oil is a vegetable oil extracted from germ of the Chenopodium quinoa, an Andean cereal and has been cultivated since at least 3000 B.C. Quinoa...
- can also be ground into flour to make tortillas. Like quinoa, another plant in the genus Chenopodium, huauzontle contains saponins, albeit in lesser quantities...
- 5 mm. The number of chromosomes is n=54. Chenopodium giganteum belongs to the same genus as quinoa or Chenopodium album. Many species of this genus have...
- Chenopodium formosanum is known in the Paiwan language as djulis. In Mandarin it is known as hónglí (紅藜). It is also known as red quinoa. Chenopodium...
- seeds of Amaranthus, lamb's quarters (Chenopodium berlandieri), quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa) and kañiwa (Chenopodium pallidicaule) are edible and are used...
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