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 Plant namekulattha
 Latin nameMacrotyloma uniflorum (Lam.) Verdc. - please click to view full record
 Latin name (synonyms)Dolichos biflorus L., Dolichos uniflorus Lam.
 Sanskrit namekulattha
 Hindi namekultthī
 Tamil namekoḷḷu
 Malayalam namemutira
 English nameHorse gram
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 295)
kulattha, m. (fr. kula? cf. aśvattha, kapittha), a kind of pulse (Dolichos uniflorus), Pāṇ. 4-4, 4, MBh. &c.; (ās), m. pl.N. of a people, MBh. vi, 373, VP.; (ā), f. a kind of Dolichos (Glycine labialis), L.; a blue stone used in medicine and applied as a collyrium to the eyes and as an astringent to sores, &c., L.; a species of metre.

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