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 Latin nameSolena amplexicaulis (Lam.) Gandhi
 Identified with (Lat)Solena heterophylla Lour., Melothria heterophylla Cogn.
 Identified with (Skt)amlavetasa
 Identified with (Hin)taralī, amantamūl
 Identified with (Tam)puḷivañci
 Identified with (Mal)ñeriññāmpuḷi
 Botanical infoA perennial plant growing throughout India up to 2100 m, with several tuberous roots, leaves polymorphous, flowers small, yellow, fruits oblong-ovoid, cylindrical, brown, ribbed, bright red when ripe
 Search occurrenceamlavetasa, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
 See plant's imageSolena amplexicaulis (Lam.) Gandhi in Google image search
 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 84)
amlavetasa, m. a kind of dock or sorrel, Rumex Vesicarius, MBh. iii, 11568, Suśr.; (am), n. vinegar (obtained from fruit), L.

Tamil Lexicon, University of Madras (p. S-368)
puḷivañci: a creeper with sour fruits

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