Potandi, Pōtaṇḍī, Potaṇḍī: 2 definitions


Potandi means something in Marathi. 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.

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Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

pōtaṇḍī (पोतंडी).—f A little thing (as a nut, a pebble,) or a small quantity (as of sugar, flour, grain) put up in a corner of a cloth and confined by a knot; thus forming a knob or ball. 2 Medicaments tied up in a corner of a cloth, to be dabbed on the eye or other part: also a cloth rolled up into a ball, heated, and applied to foment. v dē,lāva, also pōtaṇḍīnēṃ or pōtaṇḍīcā śēka.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English

pōtaṇḍī (पोतंडी).—f See puracuṇḍī.

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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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