Chih, Chiḥ: 4 definitions

Introduction:

Chih means something in Marathi, 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.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Chih in Arabic is the name of a plant defined with Artemisia herba-alba in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Seriphidium herba-alba (Asso) Soják (among others).

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

· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1994)
· Phytochemistry (1996)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2002)
· Economic Botany (1968)
· Bull. Vet. Inst. Pulawy (2006)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2005)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Chih, for example extract dosage, health benefits, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, side effects, chemical composition, 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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Languages of India and abroad

Marathi-English dictionary

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

chiḥ (छिः).—An interjection of contempt or reprobation; pshaw! pish! fie!

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

chiḥ (छिः).—interj Pshaw! pish! fie!

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Chiḥ (ಛಿಃ):—[noun] an indeclinable used to express abhorrence, detestation, deep repugnance, etc.

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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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