Galaganda, aka: Galagaṇḍa, Gala-ganda; 3 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

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galagaṇḍa (गलगंड).—m S Enlargement of the glands of the neck.

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gaḷagaṇḍa (गळगंड).—n (galagaṇḍa S) Enlargement of the glands of the neck (comprehending Goitre and Wen).

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

gaḷagaṇḍa (गळगंड).—n Enlargement of the glands of the neck.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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Sanskrit-English dictionary

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Galagaṇḍa (गलगण्ड).—

1) enlargement of the glands of the neck.

2) goitre.

Derivable forms: galagaṇḍaḥ (गलगण्डः).

Galagaṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms gala and gaṇḍa (गण्ड).

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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