\mˈalvə sˈɪlvɪstɹˌɪs], \mˈalvə sˈɪlvɪstɹˌɪs], \m_ˈa_l_v_ə s_ˈɪ_l_v_ɪ_s_t_ɹ_ˌɪ_s]\
Definitions of MALVA SYLVESTRIS
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erect or decumbent Old World perennial with axillary clusters of rosy-purple flowers; introduced in United States
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Idiopathic Hypercatabolic Hypoproteinemias
- series of gastrointestinal disorders which share in common excessive loss protein, mainly albumin, across gut wall. occur stomach (Menetrier disease), as well the small bowel (intestinal lymphangiectases, assorted inflammatory states). They are also occasionally associated with congestive heart failure (again a bowel protein loss).