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

Vendaik-kai in India is the name of a plant defined with Hibiscus esculentus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Abelmoschus esculentus (L.) Moench (among others).

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

· New Botanist (1976)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1983)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1979)
· Methodus Plantas Horti Botanici (1794)
· Cytologia (1986)
· Hortus Bengalensis, or ‘a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta’ (1814)

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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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