Adal, Aḍal: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

1) Adal in Ethiopia is the name of a plant defined with Acacia mellifera in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Mimosa mellifera Vahl (among others).

2) Adal in India is also identified with Albizia chinensis It has the synonym Pithecellobium serronii Glaz. (etc.).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Kew Bulletin (1956)
· Dagbok ofwer en Ostindisk Resa (1757)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1825)
· The Kikuyu and Kamba of Kenya. (1953)
· A Numerical List of Dried Specimens (5243)
· Philippine Journal of Science (1910)

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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Languages of India and abroad

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Aḍal (ಅಡಲ್):—[noun] a low woody plant, with little or no trunk; a shrub; a bush.

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Adal (ಅದಲ್):—[noun] a kind of fish.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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