Definition of Podophyllum. Meaning of Podophyllum. Synonyms of Podophyllum

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Definition of Podophyllum

Podophyllum
Podophyllum Pod`o*phyl"lum, n. [NL., fr. Gr. poy`s, podo`s, foot + ? leaf.] 1. (Bot.) A genus of herbs of the Barberry family, having large palmately lobed peltate leaves and solitary flower. There are two species, the American Podohyllum peltatum, or May apple, the Himalayan P. Emodi. 2. (Med.) The rhizome and rootlet of the May apple (Podophyllum peltatum), -- used as a cathartic drug.

Meaning of Podophyllum from wikipedia

- Podophyllum is an herbaceous perennial plant in the family Berberidaceae, described as a genus by Linnaeus in 1753. In the past, several species were...
- Syngonium podophyllum is a species of aroid, and commonly cultivated as a houseplant. Common names include: arrowhead plant, arrowhead vine, arrowhead...
- Podophyllum resin, also known as podophyllum or podophyllin, is a resin made from the roots of the American mandrake. It is used as a medication to treat...
- plant also contains a resin, known generally and commercially as Indian Podophyllum Resin, which can be processed to extract podophyllin (podophyllotoxin)...
- Leontice ****nia – Oregon grape Moranothamnus Nandinaheavenly bamboo Podophyllummayapple Ranzania Sinopodophyllum Vancouveria The APG IV system of...
- house plants, usually only in the juvenile foliage stages. Syngonium podophyllum is the most commonly cultivated species, and is often referred to simply...
- lignan extracted from the roots and rhizomes of Podophyllum species. A less refined form known as podophyllum resin is also available, but has greater side...
- Indian apple is a common name for several plants and may refer to: Podophyllum peltatum, a toxic, herbaceous perennial plant Datura innoxia, a hallucinogenic...
- Ranunculales Family: Berberidaceae Genus: Dysosma Species: D. delavayi Binomial name Dysosma delavayi (Franch.) Hu Synonyms Podophyllum delavayi Franch....
- include the plants in the genus Podophyllum. Dysosma is recognised by other authorities as including only those Podophyllum species which originate in China...
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