Tiryak-kshipta, Tiryakkshipta: 4 definitions


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Ayurveda (science of life)

[«previous next»] — Tiryak-kshipta in Ayurveda glossary
Source: archive.org: Sushruta samhita, Volume II

A case of oblique dislocation (Tiryak-kshiptam) is marked by the projection or displacement of the bone on one side accompanied by a sort of intolerable pain.

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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[«previous next»] — Tiryak-kshipta in Sanskrit glossary
Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Tiryakkṣipta (तिर्यक्क्षिप्त):—[=tiryak-kṣipta] [from tiryak > tiraḥ] mfn. placed obliquely, [cf. Lexicographers, esp. such as amarasiṃha, halāyudha, hemacandra, etc.]

2) [v.s. ...] said of a form of dislocation (when a part of the joint is forced outwards), [Suśruta ii, 15, 2 f.]

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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