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 Plant namekataka
 Latin nameStrychnos potatorum L.f. - please click to view full record
 Sanskrit namekataka, ambuprasāda
 Hindi namenirmalī, nelmal
 Tamil nametēṟṟā (maram ), tēṟṟāṅkoṭṭai
 Malayalam nametēṟṟāmaram, tēṟṟāmparal
 English nameClearing nut tree, Clearing nut
 Search occurrencekataka, ambuprasāda, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
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Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 246)
kataka, m. Strychnos Potatorum or the clearing nut plant (its seeds rubbed upon the inside of water-jars precipitate the earthy particles in the water W.), Mn. vi, 67; Suśr.; N. of a commentator on the Rāmāyaṇa.

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