Candalavallaki, aka: Candala-vallaki, Caṇḍālavallakī; 1 Definition(s)

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Caṇḍālavallakī (चण्डालवल्लकी).—the lute of Chāṇḍāla, a common or vulgar lute.

Caṇḍālavallakī is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms caṇḍāla and vallakī (वल्लकी).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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