Bauhinia variegata

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Bauhinia variegata small East Indian tree having orchid-like flowers and hard dark wood
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Usage

In literature:

During a Koliyan (Tamil weaver) wedding coloured water, into which leaves of Bauhinia variegata are thrown, are waved.
"Omens and Superstitions of Southern India" by Edgar Thurston
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In news:

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