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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Areca_nut

The areca nut is the seed of the areca palm (Areca catechu), which grows in much of the ... The folk tale explaining the origin of this Vietnamese tradition is a good illustration of the belief that the combination of areca nut and the betel leaf is ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Areca_catechu

Areca catechu is a species of palm which grows in much of the tropical Pacific, Asia, and parts ... This palm is called the betel tree because its fruit, the areca nut, is often chewed along with the betel leaf, a leaf from a vine of the family ...

www.drugs.com/npc/betel-nut.html

Learn about the uses and potential benefits of Betel Nut including dosage guidelines, side effects, interactions and safety/efficacy ratings.

www.healthline.com/health/betel-nut-dangers

Sep 9, 2016 ... Chewing betel nut can cause a host of health problems, including oral cancers. Read about warnings from world and U.S. agencies, and see ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/betel-nut

Betel nut definition, the astringent kernel of the seed of the betel palm, ... Origin of betel nut ... Parin-leaves and betel nut are handed round by the servants.

factsanddetails.com/china/cat11/sub74/entry-4483.html

The fresh areca nut is chewed, sometimes wrapped in betel leaf or with tobacco. [ Source: Dan Levin for The New York Times, August 19, 2010 ***]. People that ...

www.botanical.com/botanical/mgmh/a/areca056.html

Botanical, folk-lore and herbal information - Areca Nut.

rooneyarchive.net/lectures/betel_chewing_in_south-east_asia.htm

Even the name given to the custom by Europeans, 'betel-nut chewing' is a ... Sea shells and molluscs, such as snails, and coral provide sources of lime in the ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/10/151021161034.htm

Date: October 21, 2015; Source: University of Florida; Summary: For hundreds of millions of people around the world, chewing betel nut produces a cheap, quick ...