Nishthevasharava, aka: Niṣṭhevaśarāva, Nishtheva-sharava; 1 Definition(s)

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The Sanskrit term Niṣṭhevaśarāva can be transliterated into English as Nisthevasarava or Nishthevasharava, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Niṣṭhevaśarāva (निष्ठेवशराव).—spittoon.

Derivable forms: niṣṭhevaśarāvaḥ (निष्ठेवशरावः).

Niṣṭhevaśarāva is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms niṣṭheva and śarāva (शराव). See also (synonyms): niṣṭhīvaśarāva, niṣṭhīvanaśarāva, niṣṭhevanaśarāva, niṣṭhīvitaśarāva.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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