Ichchha, Ichchhā: 1 definition


Ichchha means something in 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 Ichchha has separate glossary definitions below, it also represents an alternative spelling of the word Iccha. It further has the optional forms Ichchhā.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Ichchha in India is the name of a plant defined with Wrightia tinctoria in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.

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

· J. Cytol. Genet. (1990)
· Indian Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (1996)
· Memoirs of the Wernerian Natural History Society (1810)
· Asclepiadeae (1810)
· International Journal of Crude Drug Research (1987)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Ichchha, for example chemical composition, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, extract dosage, side effects, health benefits, 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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