amla


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amla (ämˑ·l),

n Latin name:
Phyllanthus emblica; parts used: fruit, flowers, leaves, root bark, seeds; uses: in Ayurveda—pacifies tridosha (heavy, dry), ingredient in triphala, hypolipidemic, antiviral, immunomo-dulator, hepatoprotection, antioxidant, antimicrobial; fruit—tonic, constipation, headache, diabetes, anxiety, memory; leaves—conjunctivitis, bronchitis; precautions: none known. Also called
amalaki, amlaki or
Emblica officinalis. See also triphala.
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It was an exacting morning for batting, one on which even Amla had to battle for every run.
England Their unbroken partnership of 377 - following the 259 Amla put on with Graeme Smith for the second wicket - powered the tourists into an ominous position, but set the South Africa captain an awkward conundrum over when to declare.
Morne Morkel celebrates bowling England's Kevin Pietersen * England captain Andrew Strauss looks on as another Hashim Amla shot goes to the boundary for South Africa
Amla, 29, is a devout Muslim and although it is the holy month of Ramadan, he said he will observe the fast when he returns home to Durban.
Leg- spinner Amit Mishra beat Amla and the other batsmen many times but luck was on South Africans' side as edges eluded the bats.
Amla had to face some intimidating bowling from Siddle, who worked him out superbly.
However, in the 41st over, Amla fell to James Hopes (three for 44) three runs shy of his ton, the batsman getting an outside edge that flew to Brad Haddin, the wicketkeeper doing well to take the catch diving forward.
NO LUCK: James Anderson appeals for the wicket of Amla - but the lbw shout was turned down
Amla and Boucher then capitalised on some below-par bowling for almost 30 overs until some poor communication led to the former being run out.
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