Patrapushpaka, aka: Patrapuṣpaka; 1 Definition(s)

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Patrapushpaka means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

The Sanskrit term Patrapuṣpaka can be transliterated into English as Patrapuspaka or Patrapushpaka, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Patrapuṣpaka (पत्रपुष्पक).—m.

(-kaḥ) A kind of birch, from the bark of which Hukka snakes, &c. are made: see bhūrjjapatra E. patra a leaf, and puṣpa a flower, kan added.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary
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