To-guchi-chi: 1 definition
To-guchi-chi means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.
Biology (plants and animals)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
To-guchi-chi in Okinawa is the name of a plant defined with Saccharum arundinaceum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Imperata exaltata (Roxb.) Brongn. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Journal of Yunnan Agricultural University (1992)
· Proc. 14th Congr. Int. Soc. Sugar Cane Technologists (1972)
· Flora Indica; or descriptions … (1820)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1985)
· Voyage autour du Monde (1829)
· Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon (1900)
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