Kattukkatali, Kāṭṭukkaṭali, Kāṭṭukkatali: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Kattukkatali in India is the name of a plant defined with Osbeckia aspera in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Osbeckia aspera Benth..

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

Kāṭṭukkaṭali (காட்டுக்கடலி) [kāṭṭu-kaṭali] noun < idem. +. Roughish round-leaved Indian linden, medium shrub, Grewia scabrophylla; பூனைப்பிடுக்கன் செடி வகை. [punaippidukkan sedi vagai.] (L.)

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Kāṭṭukkatali (காட்டுக்கதலி) [kāṭṭu-katali] noun < idem. +. Wild plantain. See காட்டுவாழை. (வைத்திய மூலிகை) [kattuvazhai. (vaithiya muligai)]

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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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