Niruddhakantha, aka: Niruddhakaṇṭha, Niruddha-kantha; 1 Definition(s)

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Niruddhakaṇṭha (निरुद्धकण्ठ).—a. having one's breath obstructed, choked, suffocated.

Niruddhakaṇṭha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms niruddha and kaṇṭha (कण्ठ).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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