Kulay, Kuḻāy: 2 definitions

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Kulay means something in biology, Tamil. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Biology (plants and animals)

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

Kulay in India is the name of a plant defined with Carissa carandas in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Damnacanthus esquirolii H. Lév. (among others).

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

· Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis (1912)
· Cell and Chromosome Research (1986)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Bot. Cab. (1822)
· Systema Naturae, ed. 12 (1767)
· Japanese J. Pharmacol. (1970)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Kulay, for example health benefits, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, side effects, chemical composition, diet and recipes, 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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Tamil dictionary

Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Kuḻāy (குழாய்) noun < குழை. [kuzhai.]

1. Tube, pipe; துளையுடைப்பொருள். (பிங்கலகண்டு) [thulaiyudaipporul. (pingalagandu)]

2. Tubular cavity, hollow; துளை. [thulai.]

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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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