Acamanavahin, aka: Ācamanavāhin, Acamana-vahin; 1 Definition(s)

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Ācamanavāhin (आचमनवाहिन्).—m. A drawer of water; (Hch.5.6.)

Ācamanavāhin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms ācamana and vāhin (वाहिन्). See also (synonyms): ācamanadhārin.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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