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  1. common ginger, Canton ginger, stem ginger, Zingiber officinalenoun

    tropical Asian plant widely cultivated for its pungent root; source of gingerroot and powdered ginger


  1. Zingiber officinale

    The common cooking ginger, an herbaceous perennial with upright stems and narrow medium green leaves arranged in two ranks on each stem. Ginger grows from an aromatic tuberlike rhizome (underground stem) which is warty and branched. Ginger root is widely used around the world as a spice or food additive. It has been used in Asia for thousands of years for relief from arthritis, rheumatism, sprains, muscular aches and pains, catarrh, congestion, coughs, sinusitis, sore throats, diarrhea, colic, cramps, indigestion, loss of appetite, motion sickness, fever, flu, chills, and infectious disease.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of zingiber officinale in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of zingiber officinale in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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  • ज़िंगबर officinaleHindi
  • zingiber officinaleSwedish
  • జింగిబర్ అఫిసినల్Telugu
  • 姜黄Chinese

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