Water plantain: 1 definition
Water plantain 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)
Water plantain in English is the name of a plant defined with Alisma plantago-aquatica in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Alisma subcordatum Raf. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Cytologia (1984)
· Soobshcheniya Akademii Nauk Gruzinskoi SSR (1975)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Watsonia (1997)
· Informatore Botanico Italiano (1980)
· Taxon (1978)
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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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Ends with: Oriental water plantain.
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The Garuda Purana (by Manmatha Nath Dutt)