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Definition of M arundinacea

M arundinacea
Arrowroot Ar"row*root`, n. 1. (Bot.) A west Indian plant of the genus Maranta, esp. M. arundinacea, now cultivated in many hot countries. It said that the Indians used the roots to neutralize the venom in wounds made by poisoned arrows. 2. A nutritive starch obtained from the rootstocks of Maranta arundinacea, and used as food, esp. for children an invalids; also, a similar starch obtained from other plants, as various species of Maranta and Curcuma.

Meaning of M arundinacea from wikipedia

- Maranta arundinacea, also known as arrowroot, maranta, West Indian arrowroot, obedience plant, Bermuda arrowroot, araru, araruta, ararao or hulankeeriya...
- Phalaris arundinacea, or reed canary gr****, is a tall, perennial bunchgr**** that commonly forms extensive single-species stands along the margins of lakes...
- Festuca arundinacea (syn., Schedonorus arundinaceus and Lolium arundinaceum) is a species of gr**** commonly known as tall fescue. It is a cool-season...
- Megachile arundinacea is a species of bee in the family Megachilidae. It was described by Taschenberg in 1872. "Megachile". BioLib. 2014. Retrieved 30...
- species - notably M. leuconeura. The flowers are small with three petals and two larger petal-like staminodes. Maranta arundinacea is cultivated to produce...
- may be true of other similar root crops such as Calathea allouia and M. arundinacea. The Cauca river valley of Colombia was a center of early domestication...
- refer to: Maranta arundinacea, called arrowroot, the traditional source of the starch Queensland arrowroot, a cultivar of M. arundinacea belonging to the...
- of heavily branched, closely growing culms. It reaches a height of 10–35 m and grows naturally in the forests of the dry zones. Culms are not straight...
- becomes the dominant type of dwarf shrub. Moor gr**** (Molinia caerulea, M. arundinacea) colonises the s**** areas in dense tussocks. Landesanstalt für Umweltschutz...
- the State of Nuevo León in Mexico. The dwarf palmetto grows up to 1 m (rarely 3 m) in height, with a trunk up to 30 centimetres (12 in) diameter. It is...
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