Roman chamomile

A type of chamomile plant with daisy-like white flowers that is found in Europe, North America, and Argentina. The dried flowers are used in teas to calm and relax, to improve sleep, and to help with stomach problems. Its essential oil (scented liquid taken from plants) is used in perfumes, shampoos, face creams, lotions, and aromatherapy. The scientific names are Chamaemelum nobile and Anthemis nobilis. Also called English chamomile.

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  • Roman chamomile — taurusis didramunis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Chamaemelum nobile), paplitęs Afrikos šiaurėje, Europos pietuose. Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams),… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • roman chamomile — noun Usage: usually capitalized R : english chamomile …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roman chamomile — the dried flowers of Chamaemelum nobile (formerly Anthemis nobilis), used as a homeopathic preparation and in folk medicine externally as a counterirritant and internally as a carminative. Called also English c …   Medical dictionary

  • roman chamomile oil — noun Usage: usually capitalized R : chamomile oil a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roman chamomile oil — noun see chamomile oil …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chamomile — or camomile (pronounced /ˈkæmɵmiːl/ kam ə meel or /ˈkæmɵmaɪl/ kam ə myl)[1] is a common name for several daisy like plants of the family Asteraceae. These plants are best known for their ability to be made into an infusion which is commonly… …   Wikipedia

  • chamomile oil — noun : a blue aromatic essential oil obtained from the flower heads of either of two plants: a. : such an oil obtained from the common European chamomile and used in perfumes and in medicine called also Roman chamomile oil b. : such an oil… …   Useful english dictionary

  • chamomile — A family of plants with daisy like flowers. Two types are German chamomile and Roman or English chamomile. These are used in teas to calm and relax, to improve sleep, and to help with stomach problems. The essential oil (scented liquid taken from …   English dictionary of cancer terms

  • English chamomile — taurusis didramunis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Chamaemelum nobile), paplitęs Afrikos šiaurėje, Europos pietuose. Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams),… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Russian chamomile — taurusis didramunis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Astrinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Chamaemelum nobile), paplitęs Afrikos šiaurėje, Europos pietuose. Naudojamas maisto priedams (kvėpikliams),… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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