Antibilious

A substance used to treat disorders of the gall bladder. Ananas, Annona, Caesalpinia, Cecropia, Cicer, Desmodium, Eclipta, Euphorbia, Imperata, Momordica, Musa, Polypodium, Solanum, Terminalia, Urera, Vetiveria.

EthnoBotanical Dictionary. 2013.

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  • antibilious — /an tee bil yeuhs, an tuy /, adj. serving to prevent or cure biliousness. [1810 20; ANTI + BILIOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • antibilious — adjective Countering liver disorder …   Wiktionary

  • antibilious — /an tee bil yeuhs, an tuy /, adj. serving to prevent or cure biliousness. [1810 20; ANTI + BILIOUS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thomas Tomlinson Cussons — Infobox Person name = Thomas Tomlinson Cussons birth date = 1838 birth place = Hull, England, UK death date = 1905 (aged 67) death place = England, UK occupation = Businessman spouse = Elizabeth Ashton children = John W. Cussons (1867 1922) Alex… …   Wikipedia

  • Cicer arietinum — L. Chick pea (E); Garbanzo (S) . The seeds are used in soups and as a vegetable, made into flour, roasted as a coffee substitute, and used to treat bronchial catarrh. Roasted roots are also a coffee substitute. The seeds are antibilious. The… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Musa — spp. Banana (E); Plantain (E); Guineo (P); Platano (P). Several varieties of banana and plantain are cultivated in Panama; the banana or guineos, Musa sapientum L.; the plantain or plantano, Musa paradisiaca L.; and the dwarf banana, Musa… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • an|ti|bil|ious — «AN tee BIHL yuhs», adjective, noun. –adj. preventing or relieving biliousness; used against biliousness. –n. an antibilious agent or remedy …   Useful english dictionary

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