Open main menu

ChineseEdit

surname; province of Jiangsu cornelian cherry; dogwoodJapanese cornel and similar species, such as ailanthus-like prickly ash and Tetradium ruticarpum
trad. (吳茱萸) 茱萸
simp. (吴茱萸) 茱萸

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

吳茱萸

  1. Fruit of the Euodia (Evodia) or Tetradium (An herb used in traditional Chinese medicine to treat hypertension; to reduces "dampness" and stomachache; to lead "fire" downwards, to warm the stomach.)

See alsoEdit

  • 温里药 ("interior-warming" medicinal materials in traditional Chinese medicine)
  • 药材 (medicinal materials in traditional Chinese medicine)

ReferencesEdit