Cuvarotti, Cuvaroṭṭi: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

[«previous next»] — Cuvarotti in Biology glossary
Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Cuvarotti in India is the name of a plant defined with Launaea intybacea in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Lactuca runcinata DC. (among others).

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

· Synopsis Generum Compositarum (1832)
· Englera (1997)
· Icones Plantarum Rariorum (1784)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1838)
· Bulletin de la Société Botanique de Genève (1910)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Cuvarotti, for example health benefits, chemical composition, side effects, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, 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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Tamil dictionary

[«previous next»] — Cuvarotti in Tamil glossary
Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Cuvaroṭṭi (சுவரொட்டி) [cuvar-oṭṭi] noun < சுவர்¹ [suvar¹] +.

1. See சுவர்முள்ளங்கி. [suvarmullangi.] (W.)

2. Wall-lamp; சுவரில் மாட்டும் விளக்கு. [suvaril mattum vilakku.] Local usage

3. The liver of a sheep stuck to a wall, as a charm; இரட்சையாகச் சுவரில் மாட்டும் ஆட்டீரல். [iradsaiyagas suvaril mattum attiral.] (J.)

4. One who sticks like a burr; பிறரை ஒட்டியிருக்குங் குணமுடையவ-ன்-ள். [pirarai ottiyirukkung kunamudaiyava-n-l.] Local usage

5. Eavesdropper; ஒற்றுக் கேட்போன். [orrug kedpon.] Local usage

6. See சுவர்தாங்கி. [suvarthangi.]

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Tamil is an ancient language of India from the Dravidian family spoken by roughly 250 million people mainly in southern India and Sri Lanka.

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