Nirmamsa, aka: Nirmāṃsa, Nir-mamsa; 1 Definition(s)

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Nirmāṃsa (निर्मांस).—a. fleshless; स्वल्प- स्नायुवसावशेषमलिनं निर्मांसमप्यस्थिकम् (svalpa- snāyuvasāvaśeṣamalinaṃ nirmāṃsamapyasthikam) Bh.2.3.

Nirmāṃsa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms nir and māṃsa (मांस).

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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