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Definition of Pokeweed
pokeweedPoke Poke, n. (Bot.)
A large North American herb of the genus Phytolacca (P.
decandra), bearing dark purple juicy berries; -- called also
garget, pigeon berry, pocan, and pokeweed. The root
and berries have emetic and purgative properties, and are
used in medicine. The young shoots are sometimes eaten as a
substitute for asparagus, and the berries are said to be used
in Europe to color wine. PokeweedPokeweed Poke"weed`, n. (Bot.)
See Poke, the plant.
Meaning of Pokeweed from wikipedia
- americana, also known
as American pokeweed
, or poke salad, is a poisonous, herbaceous perennial plant
in the pokeweed family Phytolaccaceae
- Pokeweed mitogen
is a mitogen derived
americana. It functions
as a lectin. Pokeweed
+mitogens at the US National Library
- cells? Acts upon B cells? phytohaemagglutinin
(PHA) yes no concanavalin
A (conA) yes no lipopolysaccharide
(LPS) no yes pokeweed mitogen
(PWM) no yes...
icosandra, sometimes known
as button pokeweed
or tropical pokeweed
, is a species
of flowering plant found
in the neotropics
to gr**** fires
and drought. Phytolacca americana
, poke) is used as a folk medicine
and as food, although
- Nightshade Oleander Opium Philodendron Pittosporum Poison hemlock Poinsettia Pokeweed Pulsatilla Ranunculus Rhododendron Scotch broom Stramonium Sweetpea
in a host's cells
and stop it from spreading
cells. The Pokeweed antiviral protein
and the Zinc-Finger antiviral protein
are two major
in the song is polk or poke sallet, a cooked greens
dish made from pokeweed
. Its 1969 single release peaked
8 on the Billboard
Hot 100. In...
- cuisine, turnip, collard, kale, garden
cress, dandelion, mustard, and pokeweed greens
cooked, and often served
of ham or bacon...
and shape. Hawai'i pokeweed
in a cinder
is well drained. Hawai'i pokeweed
to harm by...
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