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 Plant namevetra
 Latin nameCalamus rotang L. - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit namevetra
 Hindi namebet, beṃt
 Tamil namepirampu
 Malayalam namecūral
 English nameCommon rattan, Rattan
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 1015)
vetra, m. n. (accord. to Uṇ. iv, 166, fr. 1. ; prob. connected with 1. ve cf. veNu) a kind of large reed (used for making sticks, prob. Calamus Rotang or Fasciculatus), Kauś., MBh. &c.; n. a cane, staff, VarBṛS., BhP., MaitrUp., Sch.; the rod or mace of an officer, staff of a door-keeper (see comp.); the tube of a flute, Saṃgīt.

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