Kelikadam: 1 definition
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Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Kelikadam in India is the name of a plant defined with Haldina cordifolia in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Nauclea sterculiifolia A. Rich. ex DC.) (Adina Salisb., from the Greek adinos ‘clustered, plentiful, crowded’, referring to the clustered flowers. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Forest Fl. N.W. India (1874)
· Blumea (1978)
· Plants of the Coast of Coromandel (1795)
· The Paradisus Londinensis (1807)
· Genera Plantarum (1873)
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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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