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Descriptor English:   Piper betle 
Descriptor Spanish:   Piper betle 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Piper betle 
Synonyms English:   Piper betles
betles, Piper  
Tree Number:   B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.812.666.374
Definition English:   A plant genus of the family PIPERACEAE that is indigenous in the Indian Malay region and cultivated in Madagascar, and the West Indies. It contains chavibetol, chavicol and cadinene. The leaf is chewed as a stimulant, antiseptic and sialogogue. The common name of betel is also used for ARECA. 
History Note English:   2003 
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:   37013 
Unique Identifier:   D031721 

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