Parnakhanda, aka: Parṇakhaṇḍa, Parna-khanda; 1 Definition(s)

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[Parnakhanda in Sanskrit glossaries]

Parṇakhaṇḍa (पर्णखण्ड).—a tree without apparent blossoms.

-ḍam a collection of leaves.

Derivable forms: parṇakhaṇḍaḥ (पर्णखण्डः).

Parṇakhaṇḍa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms parṇa and khaṇḍa (खण्ड).

(Source): DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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