Anguligranthi, aka: Aṅguligranthi, Anguli-granthi, Aṅgulīgranthi; 1 Definition(s)


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Aṅguligranthi (अङ्गुलिग्रन्थि) or Aṅgulīgranthi (अङ्गुलीग्रन्थि).—f. (also -parvana) The portion of the finger between two joints.

Derivable forms: aṅguligranthiḥ (अङ्गुलिग्रन्थिः), aṅgulīgranthiḥ (अङ्गुलीग्रन्थिः).

Aṅguligranthi is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms aṅguli and granthi (ग्रन्थि). See also (synonyms): aṅgurigranthi.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family. Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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