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Appeared in Year: 2015

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Write down the botanical names and the uses of the plants of economic importance belonging to the family Cucurbitaceae. (Paper 1, Section B)


  • Mainly all Cucurbitaceae family plants are economically important as vegetables used in kitchen, some plants have medicinal value and hard dried shells are used to form flasks as vessels and utensils.
  • It also used as blowpipe of snake charmer, drum for tambura, soraja etc. in making musical instrument.

  • Some plants are economically important

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