Rajapatola, Rājapaṭola: 6 definitions


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Rajapatola in India is the name of a plant defined with Trichosanthes cucumerina in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Trichosanthes pachyrrhachis Kundu (among others).

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

· Species Plantarum
· FBI (1879)
· Acta Bot. Yunnan. (1994)
· Numer. List (6688)
· Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society (1942)
· Journal of Botany, British and Foreign (1939)

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Sanskrit dictionary

[«previous next»] — Rajapatola in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rājapaṭola (राजपटोल).—m.

(-laḥ) A kind of cucumber, (Trichosanthes diœca.) E. rāja royal, and paṭola the same; also with kan added, rājapaṭolaka .

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rājapaṭola (राजपटोल):—[=rāja-paṭola] [from rāja > rāj] m. Trichosanthes Dioeca, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.] (also laka)

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Rājapaṭola (राजपटोल):—[rāja-paṭola] (laḥ) 1. m. A cucumber.

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Rajapatola in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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