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 Latin namePterospermum canescens Roxb.
 Identified with (Lat)Pterospermum suberifolium (L.) Lam.
 Identified with (Skt)mucukunda
 Identified with (Hin)mucukund
 Identified with (Ben)mucukunda
 Identified with (Tam)ciṟṟilaipolavu, veṇnāṅku
 Identified with (Mal)ciṟṟilapḷāvu, mucukundam
 Identified with (Eng)Cork-leaved bayur
 Botanical infoA medium sized tree, fragrant white flowers, oblong fruits, grows all over India up to 900m elevation.
 Search occurrencemucukunda, in the Pandanus database of Sanskrit e-texts
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 Encyclopedias &

Monier-Williams: A Sanskrit-English Dictionary (p. 821)
mucukunda, m. Pterospermum Suberifolium L.; N. of a Daitya L.; of an ancient king (or Muni) MBh. BhP.; of a son of Māndhātṛi (who assisted the gods in their wars with the demons and was rewarded by the boon of a long and unbroken sleep) MBh. Pur.; of a son of Yadu Hariv.; of the father of Candra-bhāga Cat.; of a poet of Kāśmīra ib.

Tamil Lexicon, University of Madras (p. 1453)
ciṟṟilaipolavu: 1. Creamy-leaved lancewood, m. tr., Pterospermum suberifolium; 2. Rusty-leaved lancewood, l. tr., Ptrerospermum rubiginosum

Tamil Lexicon, University of Madras (p. 3779)
veṇṇāṅku: 1. Cremy-leaved lancewood, m. tr. Pterospermum ruberifolium; 2. Maple-leaved lance wood, l. tr., Pterospermum acerifolium

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