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Kali

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Noun

1. barilla, glasswort, kali, kelpwort, salsola kali, salsola soda, saltwort

bushy plant of Old World salt marshes and sea beaches having prickly leaves; burned to produce a crude soda ash

2. kali

wife of Siva and malevolent form of Devi

Example Sentences:
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Kali

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noun
another name for saltwort (sense 1)
noun
the Hindu goddess of destruction, consort of Siva. Her cult was characterized by savagery and cannibalism

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Kali

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noun
a Hindu goddess viewed both as destroying life and as giving it

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Kali

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n.
Hinduism
One of the manifestations and cult titles of the wife of Shiva and mother goddess Devi, especially in her malevolent role as a goddess of death and destruction, depicted as black, red-eyed, blood-stained, and wearing a necklace of skulls.

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