Kavate, Kavaṭe: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Kavate in India is the name of a plant defined with Zanthoxylum rhetsa in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Fagara budrunga Roxb. (among others).

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

· Fitoterapia (2002)
· Numer. List
· FBI (1875)
· Journal of Natural Products (1979)
· Silvae Geneticae (1973)
· Hand-Book Fl. Ceylon vi. Suppl. (1931)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Kavate, for example health benefits, side effects, diet and recipes, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, chemical composition, 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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Languages of India and abroad

Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Kavaṭe (ಕವಟೆ):—

1) [noun] the perennial vine Citrullus colocynthus (= Cucumis colocynthis) of Cucurbitaceae family; colocynth.

2) [noun] its fruit.

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Kavate (ಕವತೆ):—[noun] = ಕವರ್ತೆ [kavarte]1.

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Kavate (ಕವತೆ):—[noun] the condition of having a forked-end.

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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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