Uru-kho: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Uru-kho in Nigeria is the name of a plant defined with Pterocarpus mildbraedii in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Pterocarpus mildbraedii subsp. usambarensis (Verdc.) Polhill (among others).

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

· Nigerian Journal of Natural Products and Medicines (2002)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (2008)
· International Journal of Molecular Medicine and Advance Sciences (2007)
· Kew Bulletin (1969)
· Notizblatt des Botanischen Gartens und Museums zu Berlin-Dahlem (1922)
· Global Ecology and Biogeography Letters (1992)

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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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