Bhainsa: 2 definitions


Bhainsa means something in Hindi, biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Ambiguity: Although Bhainsa has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Bhaimsa.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Bhainsa in India is the name of a plant defined with Colebrookea oppositifolia in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Colebrookea oppositifolia Lodd., nom. illeg., non Colebrookea oppositifolia Sm. (among others).

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

· Prodromus Florae Nepalensis (1825)
· Flora Indica (1832)
· Botanical Cabinet (1820)
· Dict. Sci. Nat., ed. 2 (1819)
· Botanisches Magazin (1790)
· Pl. Coromandel. (1815)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Bhainsa, for example chemical composition, extract dosage, health benefits, pregnancy safety, side effects, diet and recipes, have a look at these references.

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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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Hindi dictionary

Source: DDSA: A practical Hindi-English dictionary

Bhainsa in Hindi refers in English to:—(nm) a he-buffalo; stout and sturdy man; -[duhana] to crush oil out of pebbles, to make a niggard part with some of his money..—bhainsa (भैंसा) is alternatively transliterated as Bhaiṃsā.

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