Mudhacetana, aka: Mūḍhacetana, Mudha-cetana; 1 Definition(s)

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Mūḍhacetana (मूढचेतन).—a. foolish, silly, ignorant; अवगच्छति मूढचेतनः प्रियनाशं हृदि शल्यमर्पितम् (avagacchati mūḍhacetanaḥ priyanāśaṃ hṛdi śalyamarpitam) R.8. 88.

Mūḍhacetana is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms mūḍha and cetana (चेतन). See also (synonyms): mūḍhacetas.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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