Malabar nut
Malabar Mal"a*bar`, n. A region in the western part of the Peninsula of India, between the mountains and the sea. [1913 Webster]

{Malabar nut} (Bot.), the seed of an East Indian acanthaceous shrub, the {Adhatoda Vasica}, sometimes used medicinally. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Malabar-nut — riešutinė justicija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Akantinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Justicia adhatoda), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Justicia adhatoda angl. Malabar nut; Malabar nut tree; pavettia šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • malabar nut — noun Usage: usually capitalized M 1. : an East Indian shrub (Adhatoda vasica) of the family Acanthaceae having leaves, root, and seed that are used as a source of an antipyretic and antispasmodic 2. : the seed of the Malabar nut …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malabar-nut-tree — riešutinė justicija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Akantinių šeimos vaistinis augalas (Justicia adhatoda), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Justicia adhatoda angl. Malabar nut; Malabar nut tree; pavettia šaltinis Valstybinės… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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  • Malabar — Mal a*bar , n. A region in the western part of the Peninsula of India, between the mountains and the sea. [1913 Webster] {Malabar nut} (Bot.), the seed of an East Indian acanthaceous shrub, the {Adhatoda Vasica}, sometimes used medicinally. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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