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  1. cowage, velvet bean, Bengal bean, Benghal bean, Florida bean, Mucuna pruriens utilis, Mucuna deeringiana, Mucuna aterrima, Stizolobium deeringiananoun

    the annual woody vine of Asia having long clusters of purplish flowers and densely hairy pods; cultivated in southern United States for green manure and grazing


  1. mucuna pruriens utilis

    Mucuna pruriens utilis, commonly known as velvet bean or cowhage, is a tropical legume that originated in southern China and eastern India. Known for its medicinal properties, it is used in traditional Ayurvedic medicine for treating conditions such as nervous disorders, depression, insomnia, and Parkinson’s disease. This plant contains high concentrations of levodopa, a direct precursor of the neurotransmitter dopamine. The plant derives the name "pruriens" from its irritating hairs that cause severe itching on contact.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucuna pruriens utilis in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of mucuna pruriens utilis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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