from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An Asian tree (Mallotus philippinensis) that bears a hairy capsular fruit.
- n. A vermifugal powder obtained from the capsules of this tree.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The red dusty hairs of the capsules of an East Indian tree (Mallotus Philippinensis) used for dyeing silk. It is violently emetic, and is used in the treatment of tapeworm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See kamila.
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Kani kaanum neram kamala netrante niramekum manja thukil, kanaga kingini valakal mothiram aninju kananam bhagavane – Vishu Ashamsagal to u and ur family
Dujardin-Beaumetz advises a dose of 30 grams of castor oil in case the tænia has not been expelled 2 hours after the last dose of kamala.
This tincture is prepared by macerating 200 grams of kamala in 500 cc. alcohol for 7 days; then filtering with expression and adding enough alcohol to complete the 500 cc.
Anderson noted that a concentrated ethereal solution of kamala after a few days formed a solid crystalline mass, yellow, very soluble in ether; this substance he named _rottlerin_, C_11_H_10_O_3_.
-- The capsular fruit of this plant is thickly beset with reddish glands and hairs, which, when brushed off and gathered in powder form, constitute the _kamala dye_ of the Hindoos.
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