Iracalam, Iracālam: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Iracalam in India is the name of a plant defined with Artocarpus heterophyllus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Artocarpus maxima Blanco (among others).

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

· Flora de Filipinas (1837)
· Supplementum Plantarum Systematis Vegetabilium Editionis Decimae Tertiae (1782)
· Interpr. Rumphius Herbarium Amboinenese (1917)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2005)
· Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany (1996)
· Encyclopédie Méthodique, Botanique (Lamarck) (1789)

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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»] — Iracalam in Tamil glossary
Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Iracālam (இரசாலம்) noun < rasāla.

1. Mango tree. See மாமரம். (வைத்திய மலையகராதி) [mamaram. (vaithiya malaiyagarathi)]

2. Sugar-cane. See கரும்பு. (வைத்திய மலையகராதி) [karumbu. (vaithiya malaiyagarathi)]

3. Jack tree. See பலா. (வைத்திய மலையகராதி) [pala. (vaithiya malaiyagarathi)]

4. Wheat. See கோதுமை. (வைத்திய மலையகராதி) [kothumai. (vaithiya malaiyagarathi)]

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Iracālam (இரசாலம்) noun < rasāla. (நாநார்த்த. [nagarthathipigai])

1. Konkani resin; குந்துருப்பிசின். [kunthuruppisin.]

2. Gum of the myrrh tree; போளம். [polam.]

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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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