Japatre, Jāpatre: 1 definition


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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Jāpatre (ಜಾಪತ್ರೆ):—

1) [noun] the covering of the hard, aromatic seed of medium-sized, evergreen tree Myristica fragrans of Myristiaceae family, which yields the spice mace; nutmeg covering.

2) [noun] the tree itself.

context information

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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