Panumku, Paṇuṃku, Panunku, Paṇuṅku, Panuku: 2 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Panuku in India is the name of a plant defined with Mnesithea laevis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Hemarthria perforata (Roxb.) Kunth (among others).

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

· Grasses of Burma (1960)
· Grasses of Ceylon (1956)
· Mémoires de la Société d’Agriculture, Sciences et Arts d’Angers (1831)
· Cytologia (1986)
· Mémoires de l’Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg. Sixième Série. Sciences Mathématiques, Physiques et Naturelles (1832)
· Révision des Graminées (1829)

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

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Paṇuṃku (ಪಣುಂಕು):—[verb] = ಪಣುಕು [panuku].

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Paṇuku (ಪಣುಕು):—

1) [verb] to fall or sink down as from weight or pressure.

2) [verb] to bend oneself; to turn or be turned from a straight line; to become crooked.

3) [verb] to shrink oneself from fear.

4) [verb] to draw back; to turn away; to cower, as from fear.

5) [verb] to wait for (something slyly or stealthily).

6) [verb] to keep oneself out of sight as from fear.

7) [verb] to fear; to be afraid of.

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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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