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Definition of the noun Adhatoda

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Adhatoda is a genus of Acanthaceae.

Adhatoda is a genus of Acanthaceae.

Adhatoda is a genus of Acanthaceae.

Adhatoda is a genus of Acanthaceae.


Adhatoda a.k.a. Vasaka, also called adhatoda, adalodakam- ആടലോടകം or malabar nut,Tamil:ஆடு தொடா செடி consists of dried, as well as fresh, leaves of the plant Justicia adhatoda, belonging to family Acanthaceae.

Phrases with Adhatoda

  1. Adhatoda Nuda
  2. Adhatoda Flava
  3. Adhatoda Major
  4. Adhatoda Minor
  5. Adhatoda Odora
  6. Adhatoda Aspera
  7. Adhatoda Cymosa
  8. Adhatoda Incana
  9. Adhatoda Patula
  10. Adhatoda Pilosa
  11. Adhatoda Scabra
  12. Adhatoda vasica
  13. Adhatoda Ciliata
  14. Adhatoda Congrua
  15. Adhatoda Cuneata
  16. Adhatoda Diffusa
  17. Adhatoda Eylesii
  18. Adhatoda Furcata
  19. Adhatoda Plicata
  20. genus Adhatoda

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Google previewHerbs and Natural Supplements, Volume 2 (2015)

An Evidence-Based Guide by Lesley Braun, Marc Cohen

Adhatoda is a popular plant for digestion due to its extreme bitter taste (Caldecott 2006). The Sanskrit language...

Adhatoda is an evergreen perennial shrub that grows all over the plains of India and Sri Lanka (Pole 2006). Clinical note One of ...

Google previewCyclopedia of American Horticulture, Comprising Suggestions for Cultivation of Horticultural Plants, Descriptions of the Species of Fruits, Vegetables, Flowers and Ornamental Plants Sold in the United States and Canada, Together with Geographical and Biographical Sketches (1909)

by Liberty Hyde Bailey, Wilhelm Miller

Justicia Adhatoda is A dhatoda Vasica. Others may belong to Thyrsacanthus and Dasdalacanthus. The Justicia varie- ijala of catalogues is probably not the J. variegata of Aublet and the botanists, but is very likely a variegated- leaved form of ...

Google previewBritish Pharmaceutical Codex (1907)

Adhatoda is an irritant to the alimentary canal, large doses causing vomiting and diarrhoea. It is used as an expectorant especially in chronic bronchitis, phthisis, and asthma ; more rarely, in asthmatic conditions, the leaves are dried and ...

Google previewHerbs and Natural Supplements Inkling (2010)

An Evidence-Based Guide by Lesley Braun, Marc Cohen

PRACTICE POINTS/PATIENT COUNSELLING • Adhatoda is an important Ayurvedic medicine used in the treatment of cough, asthma, bronchitis and colds. • Traditional use further includes fever, dysentery, diarrhoea, jaundice, tuberculosis ...

Google previewFirewood Crops (1980)

Shrub and Tree Species for Energy Production : Report of an Ad Hoc Panel of the Advisory Committee on Technology Innovation, Board on Science and Technology for International Development, Commission on International Relations

Use as Firewood Adhatoda is a particularly desirable wood for quick, intense, long-lasting, clean cooking fire. It burns with little or no smoke, odor, or sparks. The wood is moderately hard and is used in the manufacture of gunpowder charcoal.

Google previewLeung's Encyclopedia of Common Natural Ingredients (2011)

Used in Food, Drugs and Cosmetics by Ikhlas A. Khan, Ehab A. Abourashed

Source: Justicia adhatoda L.(syn. Adhatoda vasica Nees.; Adhatoda zeylanica Medic.) (Family Acanthaceae). Common/vernacular names: Adulsa, Vasaka. GENERAL DESCRIPTION A dense erect much branched, gregarious shrub, up.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1891)

by Sir George Watt

The chemical investigations thus briefly reviewed have placed the utility of Adhatoda beyond any possible doubt, and its extended use should, therefore, not only be strongly urged on the attention of rice cultivators of India wherever aquatic ...

Google previewThe New Sydenham Society's Lexicon of Medicine and the Allied Sciences (1888)

(based on Mayne's Lexicon) by Henry Power, Leonard William Sedgwick

adhatoda, Linn. The Adhatoda vesica. J. blcalycula'ta, Vahl. An alexeteric. jr. blflo' ra, Vahl. (L. bis, twice; Jlos, a flower.) Hab. India. Leaves emollient. J. blvalvis.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

ADHATODA. Red-wood. OIL. MEDICINE. Seeds...

ADHATODA. Nees,- Gen. PL, 11, /112. A genus of sub- herbaceous bushes (belonging to the Natural Order Acan- THACE.E, and the tribe ...

Google previewEnglish-English Dictionary (Pocket)

TREES, PLANTS, HERBS, SHRUBS VEGETABLES & FRUITS Adhatoda Agathi Almond Amukkara Apple Apricot Ashoka tree Babul Tree Bamboo Banana Banyan Tree Barley Jeans - Adhatoda zeylanica - Sesbania grandis - Prunus ...

Google previewThe Gardeners Dictionary (1754)

Containing the Methods of Cultivating and Improving All Sorts of Trees, Plants, and Flowers, for the Kitchen, Fruit, and Pleasure Gardens; as Also Those which are Used in Medicine. With Directions for the Culture of Vineyards, and Making of Wine in England. In which Likewise are Included the Practical Parts of Husbandry by Philip Miller

ADHATODA, The Malabar Nut. The Characters are ; The Lca-jis gro-uu opposite : the Cup ts the Flower is oblong, and consists cf one Leaf: the Flower is monepeta - lous, of an anomalous Figure, and consists of two Lips : the uppermost is ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Herbal Medicine (2016)

by Andrew Chevallier

Adhatoda. vasica. (Acanthaceae). Malabar. Nut,. Vasaka. Description Evergreen shrub growing to 10 ft (3 m), with lance-shaped leaves, white or purple flowers, and 4-seeded fruit. Habitat & Cultivation Native to tropical India, malabar nut ...

Google previewThe Treasury of Botany; a Popular Dictionary of the Vegetable Kingdom (1870)

by John Lindley, Thomas Moore

ADHATODA. A genus of acanthaceous plants, ...

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Extraction of Alkaloids from Adhatoda leaves (Using Soxhlet Extractor)

A concentrated extract of less soluble solvent can be extracted using a small quantity of solution with the help of soxhlet apparatus.

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Scrabble value of A1D2H4A1T1O1D2A1

The value of this 8-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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