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  1. Tribulus, genus Tribulusnoun

    annual or perennial herbs or subshrubs of warm regions

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  1. Tribulus

    Tribulus is a genus of plants in the family Zygophyllaceae and found in diverse climates and soils worldwide from latitudes 35°S to 47°N. The best-known member is T. terrestris (puncture vine), a widespread invasive species and weed.Tribulus species are perennial, but some grow as annuals in colder climates. The leaves are opposite and compound. The flowers are perfect (hermaphroditic) and insect-pollinated, with fivefold symmetry. The ovary is divided into locules that are in turn divided by "false septa" (the latter distinguish Tribulus from other members of its family). Some species are cultivated as ornamental plants in warm regions. Some, notably T. cistoides, T. longipetalus, T. terrestris, and T. zeyheri, are considered weeds. Tribulus omanense is the national flower of Dubai. Thirteen species of Tribulus are accepted by The Plant List, but there are many names still unresolved and needing further study.

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  1. tribulus

    Tribulus is a genus of plants in the caltrop family (Zygophyllaceae), often considered to be invasive species as they grows in a wide range of climates and conditions. Tribulus terrestris, also known as puncture vine, is the most commonly known type, used in traditional medicine for its potential health benefits. The plant produces fruit covered with spines that are harmful if stepped on or eaten by animals.

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  1. Tribulus

    Tribulus is a genus of plants found in many warm regions. The best-known member is T. terrestris, a widespread weed and also the source of a dietary supplement. T. terrestris has been said to raise natural testosterone levels if taken as a supplement. There have been no studies that show a direct correlation between the use of tribulus and an increase in natural testosterone. Tribulus species are perennial, but some grow as annuals in colder climates. The leaves are opposite and compound. The flowers are perfect and insect-pollinated, with fivefold symmetry. The ovary is divided into locules that are in turn divided by "false septa". Some species are cultivated as ornamental plants in warm regions. Some, notably T. cistoides, T. longipetalus, T. terrestris, and T. zeyheri, are considered weeds. It is also the national flower of the United Arab Emirates.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tribulus

    A plant genus of the family ZYGOPHYLLACEAE. Members contain steroidal saponins. Ingestion by grazing animals causes PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS called geeldikkop (yellow thick head) in South Africa.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tribulus in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tribulus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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