Liquorice-Sweetwood

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SCIENTIFIC NAME :

 Glycyrrhiza Glabra

MEDICINAL VALUE :

 Know for its use in slowing down the progression of HIV infection. Used to cure a number of ailments.

NUTRIENT VALUE :

 Rich in vitamins A, B1 B2, B5 etc, calcium, iron, magnesium, manganese etc

CULINERY AND OTHER VALUES :

 Cultivated worlwide for commercial purposes. Used for flavouring tobacco, jams, confectionary, beverages etc

GLOSSARY :

  • English : Liquorice-Sweetwood
  • Tamil : Athimaduram
  • Malayalam : Athi-Madhuram / Iratti-Madhuram / Yashti-Madhhukam
  • Telugu : Athi-Madhuramu; Yastimadhukam
  • Kannada : Athimadhura / Jyeshtamadhu
  • Hindi : Mulatthi / Mulahatthee
  • Bengali : Yeshto-Madhu
  • Gujarati : Jashtimadh
  • Konkani : Godekasth
  • Marathi : Jashtimadh

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