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Clove

An obsolete unit of weight variously equivalent to values between seven and 10 pounds. It was used in the sale of cheese and wool.
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Based on the source type, clove is likely to emerge as a vital source of eugenol.
* Spiced Nana Mint: robust, flatleaf Mediterranean mint complemented by cinnamon, ginger root, cloves, cardamom and pepper.
Clove oil has been used topically to treat several dermatologie conditions, with its nerve-blocking activity attributed to its primary active constituent, eugenol.
Treatment of seed bulbs (cloves) in [GA.sub.3] solution stimulate sprouting and bulbing as well as its development [2].
In the present study, we have studied the effect of fluorescent magnetic submicronic polymer nanoparticles (FMSP-nanoparticles) alone and in combination with clove extracts on human breast cancer cells (MCF-7).
How To Plant Your Garlic Cloves Planting garlic is very simple.
3 Lay the chicken onto the herby mixture and scatter the garlic cloves around the chicken, don't worry about peeling 40 cloves, part of the fun of eating this dish is squishing the juicy cloves from the skins as you are eating.
2 CLOVES help relieve indigestion and constipation problems.
Softneck cultivars, on the other hand, yield a greater number of cloves and generally a larger bulb.
4 Mash the garlic cloves into the sauce, season with salt and pepper, and serve from the dish at the table.
The scientists first prepared aqueous and methanolic extracts of cinnamon, cardamom and cloves. They determined the phytochemical content--total phenolic and total flavonoid content--and radical scavenging activity of 2, 2-diphenyl-1- picrylhydrazyl (DPPH), as well as the ferric reducing antioxidant power of the extracts.
* Antidepressant effects: A study conducted in 2004 suggests a molecule found in cloves, eugenol, is comparable to the tricyclic antidepressant imipramine (Tofranil) in its ability to lift depression.