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tondli (तोंडली) (today's sample record)

Language: Marathi

Description: Ivy gourd.

Ivy gourd greens on the left, with the fruits on the right

Latin: Coccinia grandis (Linnaeus) Voigt / Coccinia cordifolia Coccinia cordifolia auct. non (L.) Cogn./ Coccinia indica Wight & Arn.
Ethnicity: Deccan
Most frequent country: India
Most frequent region: Maharashtra
Better known as: kundru
Also known as: dondakaaya, goli, kovaikai, kovakka, kumrukh, tendli, thendel, thondakai, tindli, tindora

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