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Malay translation: mestika, batu mestika

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English term or phrase:bezoar
Malay translation:mestika, batu mestika
Entered by: xxxA-MMI
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09:45 May 9, 2001
English to Malay translations [Non-PRO]
Science
English term or phrase: bezoar
About Iranian medicine. Tolongggg! Please help me, I ada exam nanti.
fifi
mestika, batu mestika
Explanation:
Stone-like material found in the stomachs of certain animals ('ruminants' - for example, goats) that was thought to be a remedy or antidote for poison.
In old Malay literature too, it was referred to as a talismanic stone, and believed to have magical healing powers.
Connection with Iran/Persia: it's called "pad-zahr" - 'counter-poison' or 'protector from poison'

Belajar rajin-rajin :)
Hope you ace your exam, and if you need anymore help, e-mail me. I'll be glad to help if I can.

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xxxA-MMI
Malaysia
Local time: 09:18
Grading comment
thanksssss..i need malay word, and i can put this answer and bezoar dalam kurungan...are u a guy? :-)
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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nabezoar
Muhammad Razin Ong Abdullah
namestika, batu mestikaxxxA-MMI


  

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mestika, batu mestika


Explanation:
Stone-like material found in the stomachs of certain animals ('ruminants' - for example, goats) that was thought to be a remedy or antidote for poison.
In old Malay literature too, it was referred to as a talismanic stone, and believed to have magical healing powers.
Connection with Iran/Persia: it's called "pad-zahr" - 'counter-poison' or 'protector from poison'

Belajar rajin-rajin :)
Hope you ace your exam, and if you need anymore help, e-mail me. I'll be glad to help if I can.




    webster's unabridged dictionary, kamus times, merriam-webster's collegiate dictionary
xxxA-MMI
Malaysia
Local time: 09:18
Native speaker of: Malay
PRO pts in pair: 209
Grading comment
thanksssss..i need malay word, and i can put this answer and bezoar dalam kurungan...are u a guy? :-)
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1 hr
bezoar


Explanation:
Menurut Kamus Inggeris Melayu Dewan, istilah ini dikekalkan. Kemungkinan konteksnya tidak sesuai untuk dipilih perkataan melayu.


    Kamus DBP
Muhammad Razin Ong Abdullah
Malaysia
Local time: 09:18
Native speaker of: Native in MalayMalay
PRO pts in pair: 216
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