Langaladanda, aka: Lāṅgaladaṇḍa, Langala-danda; 1 Definition(s)

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Lāṅgaladaṇḍa (लाङ्गलदण्ड).—the pole of a plough.

Derivable forms: lāṅgaladaṇḍaḥ (लाङ्गलदण्डः).

Lāṅgaladaṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms lāṅgala and daṇḍa (दण्ड).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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