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  • n. The foxnut or gorgon plant (Euryale ferox)


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  • Kheer is also made from rice, wheat kernels and "makhana" or puffed lotus seeds, an exotic ingredient if ever you saw one!

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  • Kaziranga director S.N. Buragohain said a group of nine tourists - four British, four Dutch and one Australian - accompanied by an armed forest guard and a tourist guide entered the Panbari reserve forest on foot early this morning when they came face to face with a wild makhana (a young male elephant).

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