Cinnamomum Zeylanicum

Cinnamomum Zeylanicum
Cinnamon Cin"na*mon, n. [Heb. qinn[=a]m[=o]n; cf. Gr. ?, ?, cinnamomum, cinnamon. The Heb. word itself seems to have been borrowed from some other language; cf. Malay k[=a]j[=u] m[=a]nis sweet wood.] (a) The inner bark of the shoots of {Cinnamomum Zeylanicum}, a tree growing in Ceylon. It is aromatic, of a moderately pungent taste, and is one of the best cordial, carminative, and restorative spices. (b) Cassia. [1913 Webster]

{Cinnamon stone} (Min.), a variety of garnet, of a cinnamon or hyacinth red color, sometimes used in jewelry.

{Oil of cinnamon}, a colorless aromatic oil obtained from cinnamon and cassia, and consisting essentially of cinnamic aldehyde, {C6H5.C2H2.CHO}.

{Wild cinnamon}. See {Canella}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — Ceylon Zimtbaum Ceylon Zimtbaum (Cinnamomum verum), Illustration aus Koehler s Medicinal Plants 1887. Systematik Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — Cannelier de Ceylan Cannelier de Ceylan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — ceiloninis cinamonas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Lauramedinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Cinnamomum verum), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Šri Lankoje). Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams) gaminti. atitikmenys: lot. Cinnamomum verum;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — ID 18927 Symbol Key CIZE2 Common Name N/A Family Lauraceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Cultivated, or not in the U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution N/A Growth Habit N/A …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — noun tropical Asian tree with aromatic yellowish brown bark; source of the spice cinnamon • Syn: ↑cinnamon, ↑Ceylon cinnamon, ↑Ceylon cinnamon tree • Hypernyms: ↑laurel • Member Holonyms: ↑Cinnamomum, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum — …   Википедия

  • Cinnamomum Zeylanicum — Blume. Cinnamon (E); Alcanfor (C,P); Canela (S) . This Asian tree is occasionally planted in Panama, the dried bark abeing the cinnamon of commerce, which is sold in Panama markets (!) …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • CINNAMOMUM ZEYLANICUM BLUME - КОРИЧНИК ЦЕЙЛОНСКИЙ, КОРИЧНОЕ ДЕРЕВО, КОРИЦА — см. 332. Дерево. Кустарник. С. zeylanicum Blume К. цейлонский, Коричное дерево, Корица Bijdr. (1825) 568. Burkill (1935) 556. Wealth of India III (1950) 179, f. Эксп. импортн. словарь II (1953) 979. S y n. Laurus cinnamomum L. М е с т н. н а з в …   Справочник растений

  • Cinnamomum zeylanicum Garcin ex Blume [excluded] — Symbol CIZE2 Botanical Family Lauraceae …   Scientific plant list

  • Cinnamomum verum — «Canela» redirige aquí. Para otras acepciones, véase Canela (desambiguación).   Canela …   Wikipedia Español

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