Acamanadharin, aka: Ācamanadhārin, Acamana-dharin; 1 Definition(s)


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Ācamanadhārin (आचमनधारिन्).—m. A drawer of water; (Hch.5.6.)

Ācamanadhārin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ācamana and dhārin (धारिन्). See also (synonyms): ācamanavāhin.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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