Majtari: 2 definitions


Majtari means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit, biology. 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)

1) Majtari in India is the name of a plant defined with Artemisia indica in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Artemisia dubia var. grata (Wallich ex Besser) Pampanini (among others).

2) Majtari is also identified with Artemisia vulgaris It has the synonym Artemisia opulenta Pampanini (etc.).

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

· Flora Yunnanica (1985)
· Nouveaux Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou (1836)
· Repertorium Specierum Novarum Regni Vegetabilis (1926)
· Regnum Vegetabile, or ‘a Series of Handbooks for the Use of Plant Taxonomists and Plant Geographers’ (1993)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1837)
· Species Plantarum. (1846)

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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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