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Descriptor English:   Ricinus 
Descriptor Spanish:   Ricinus 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Ricinus 
Synonyms English:   Castor Bean Plant
Castor Bean Plants
Castor Oil Plant
Castor Oil Plants
Plant, Castor Bean
Plant, Castor Oil
Plants, Castor Bean
Plants, Castor Oil
Ricinus communis  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.350.650
Definition English:   A plant genus of the family Euphorbiaceae. The seed of Ricinus communis is the CASTOR BEAN which is the source of CASTOR OIL; RICIN; and other LECTINS. 
See Related English:   Castor Oil
History Note English:   2002; for CASTOR OIL PLANT use EUPHORBIACEAE 1998-2001 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
AE adverse effects AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EM embryology EN enzymology
GE genetics GD growth & development
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology PS parasitology
PH physiology PO poisoning
RE radiation effects TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure VI virology
Record Number:   12688 
Unique Identifier:   D012278 

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