Tinnevelly senna

/ti nev"euh lee, tin"euh vel'ee/.
See under senna (def. 2).
[after Tinnevelly (Tirunelveli), town and district in Tamil Nadu state, India]

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  • senna — /sen euh/, n. 1. any plant, shrub, or tree belonging to the genus Cassia, of the legume family, having pinnate leaves and large clusters of flowers. 2. any of various cathartic drugs consisting of the dried leaflets of certain of these plants, as …   Universalium

  • Senna alexandrina — siauralapė velniapupė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Cezalpinijinių šeimos dažinis, rauginis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Senna alexandrina), paplitęs Afrikoje ir Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Senna alexandrina angl. Alexandrian senna;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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