mala definition

  • noun:
    • A single lobe of an insect's maxilla.
    • The milling surface of an insect's mandible.
    • Plural kind of malum.
    • A bead or a set of beads commonly used by Hindus and Buddhists for keeping matter while reciting, chanting, or mentally repeating a mantra or perhaps the name or brands of a deity.
    • Plural of malum.
    • A sclerite inside mouth-parts of specific Myriapoda, the next joint of this mandible, giving support to the sclerites which homologize aided by the galea and lacinia of an insect's maxilla.
  • noun-plural:
    • Evils; wrongs; offenses against right and legislation.

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