Definition of Rheum rhabarbarum
1. Noun. Long cultivated hybrid of Rheum palmatum; stems often cooked in pies or as sauce or preserves.
Generic synonyms: Rhubarb, Rhubarb Plant
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rheum Rhabarbarum
Literary usage of Rheum rhabarbarum
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Medical Lexicon: A Dictionary of Medical Science : Containing a Concise by Robley Dunglison (1868)
"RHA, (¡a, and ¡f>, called, however, after th» Rha or Wolga in Pontus,) Rheum. RHABARBARUM, (fa ..."
2. Journal of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy by Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (1827)
"Linnaeus considered it at first as the produce of his rheum rhabarbarum or undulatum, but he afterwards appears to have altered his opinion in favour of ..."
3. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1827)
"Linnaeus considered it at first as the produce of his Rheum rhabarbarum or undulatum, but he afterwards appears to have altered his opinion in favour of ..."
4. Squibb's Materia Medica by E.R. Squibb & Sons (1906)
"Rheum; Rhabarbarum. Dried rhizome of Rheum officinale. Rheum palmatum, and other species of Rheum. Prime quality of Shensi root, selected with care, ..."