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Volume 2007, Issue 1
  • ISSN: 0253-8253
  • E-ISSN: 2227-0426

Abstract

The Miswak (Miswaak, Siwak) is a natural toothbrush made from the twigs of the Salvadora persica tree. Other tree types that are used are the arak tree, peelo tree, olive, walnut, and other trees with bitter roots. Pomegranate twigs are never used for miswak

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2007-06-01
2019-10-20
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