Shalyaharana, aka: Śalyāharaṇa, Shalya-aharana; 1 Definition(s)


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The Sanskrit term Śalyāharaṇa can be transliterated into English as Salyaharana or Shalyaharana, using the IAST transliteration scheme (?).

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Śalyāharaṇa (शल्याहरण).—extraction of thorns or splinters, or that part of surgery which relates to the extraction of extraneous matter from the body.

Derivable forms: śalyāharaṇam (शल्याहरणम्).

Śalyāharaṇa is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms śalya and āharaṇa (आहरण). See also (synonyms): śalyoddharaṇa, śalyoddhāra, śalyakriyā, śalyaśāstra.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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