Sarataru, aka: Sārataru, Sara-taru; 2 Definition(s)


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Sārataru (सारतरु).—the plantain tree.

Derivable forms: sārataruḥ (सारतरुः).

Sārataru is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms sāra and taru (तरु).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Sārataru (सारतरु).—m.

(-ruḥ) The plantain tree, (Musa sapientum.) E. sāra sap, taru a tree, having no timber in the stem.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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