Makakapittam, Makākapittam: 2 definitions


Makakapittam 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)

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

Makakapittam in India is the name of a plant defined with Aegle marmelos in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Feronia pellucida Roth (among others).

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

· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Taxon (1979)
· Pl. Coast Corom. (1798)
· Taxon (1981)
· Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany (2003)
· Transactions of the Linnean Society of London (1800)

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

Makākapittam (மகாகபித்தம்) [makā-kapittam] noun < mahā-kapittha. Bael; வில்வம். (வைத்திய மூலிகை) [vilvam. (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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