Definition of Terminalia. Meaning of Terminalia. Synonyms of Terminalia

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Definition of Terminalia

Terminalia
Myrobalan My*rob"a*lan, Myrobolan My*rob"o*lan, n. [L. myrobalanum the fruit of a palm tree from which a balsam was made, Gr. ?; ? any sweet juice distilling from plants, any prepared unguent or sweet oil + ? an acorn or any similar fruit: cf. F. myrobolan.] A dried astringent fruit much resembling a prune. It contains tannin, and was formerly used in medicine, but is now chiefly used in tanning and dyeing. Myrobolans are produced by various species of Terminalia of the East Indies, and of Spondias of South America.
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Terminalia Ter`mi*na"li*a, n. pl. [L.] (Rom. Antiq.) A festival celebrated annually by the Romans on February 23 in honor of Terminus, the god of boundaries.

Meaning of Terminalia from wikipedia

- Terminalia may refer to: Terminalia (festival), a Roman festival to the god of boundaries Terminus Terminalia (plant), a tree genus Terminalia (insect...
- Terminalia arjuna is a tree of the genus Terminalia. It is commonly known as arjuna or arjun tree in English. The arjuna grows to about 20–25 metres tall;...
- Terminalia chebula, commonly known as black- or chebulic myrobalan, is a species of Terminalia, native to South Asia from India and Nepal east to southwest...
- Terminalia albida Scott-Elliot Terminalia amazonia (J.F.Gmel.) Exellwhite olive Terminalia arbuscula Sw. Terminalia archipelagi Coode Terminalia arjuna...
- Terminalia bellirica, known as baheda, bahera, beleric or **** myrobalan, (Arabic: beliledj بليلج, Sanskrit: Bibhitaka बिभीतक, Aksha अक्ष), is a large...
- Terminalia catappa is a large tropical tree in the leadwood tree family, Combretaceae, native to Asia, Australia, the Pacific and Madagascar. Common names...
- Terminalia elliptica is a species of Terminalia native to southern and southeast Asia in India, Nepal, Bangladesh, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia,...
- Terminalia kumpaja is a tree of the family Combretaceae native to northern Australia. It is found in a few isolated areas along the coast in the Kimberley...
- Terminalia ferdinandiana, most commonly known as the Kakadu plum and also called the gubinge, billygoat plum, green plum, salty plum, murunga, mador and...
- Terminalia neotaliala, the Madagascar almond tree, is a mid-sized tree in the leadwood tree family, Combretaceae. Endemic to Madagascar, at maturity, the...