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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Gandany in Senegal is the name of a plant defined with Andropogon gayanus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Cymbachne guineensis (Schumach.) Roberty (among others).

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

· Flore Agrostologique du Congo Belge (1929)
· Mémoires de la Société Botanique de France (1907)
· Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France (1908)
· Beskrivelse af Guineeiske planter (1827)
· Flora of Tropical Africa (1919)
· Révision des Graminées (1829)

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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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