Terataru: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Terataru in India is the name of a plant defined with Cedrus deodara in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Pinus deodara Roxburgh (among others).

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

· Watsonia (1990)
· Loudon’s Hortus Britannicus. (2363)
· A Description of the Genus Pinus (1824)
· Flora Indica, or ‘Descriptions of Indian Plants’ (1832)
· Dictionnaire classique d’histoire naturelle (1823)
· Penny Cyclop. (1833)

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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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