Sin: 2 definitions


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

1) Sin in Nigeria is the name of a plant defined with Heteropogon contortus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Sorghum contortum (L.) Kuntze (among others).

2) Sin in Senegal is also identified with Vetiveria nigritana It has the synonym Chrysopogon nigritanus (Benth.) Veldkamp (etc.).

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

· Proceedings of the Indian National Science Academy. Part B, Biological Sciences (1985)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1983)
· Grasses of Ceylon (1956)
· Tentamen Florae Abyssinicae … (1850)
· Flora Indica; or descriptions … (1820)
· Niger Flora (1849)

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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

Sīn (ಸೀನ್):—[verb] = ಸೀನು [sinu]1.

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Sīn (ಸೀನ್):—[noun] = ಸೀನು [sinu]2.

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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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