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21:28 Feb 20, 2005
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Science - Botany
Spanish term or phrase: antiputriva
Also from a description of the medicinal and cosmetic properties of plants, this time thyme:

En la medicina se utiliza el Tomillo como digestivo, carminativa y *****antiputriva****, estimulante digestivo, para aliviar el dolor de garganta, problemas bucales como inflamaciones, llagas o mal aliento y cicatrices.
David Russell
Local time: 16:14

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3anti pus
Nelson Ungredda



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Aromatherapy Glossary
ANTIPUTRID: Stops putrefaction.

[L. putrefactio]
Decomposition of animal matter, esp. protein associated with malodorous and poisonous products such as the ptomaines, mercaptans, and hydrogen sulfide, caused by certain kinds of bacteria and fungi.

[L. ¶putridus]
Decayed; rotten; foul.

Local time: 18:14
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anti pus

Por ejemplo pus en las amigdalas.

Note added at 53 mins (2005-02-20 22:21:44 GMT)

antiputriva podría ser: antiinflamatorio=anti inflammatory

En la siguiente pagina web relaciona el tomillo con su accion
Buen trabajo


AMIGDALITIS ...........

Inflamación aguda de las amígdalas, originada principalmente por bacterias.
Plantas medicinales:
Tomillo, grosellero negro y equinácea.

Nelson Ungredda
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Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian, Native in SpanishSpanish
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