Tuladhanus, aka: Tula-dhanus, Tūladhanus; 1 Definition(s)


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Tūladhanus (तूलधनुस्).—n. a cotton-bow, i. e. a bow used for cleaning cotton.

Tūladhanus is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms tūla and dhanus (धनुस्). See also (synonyms): tūlakārmuka, tūlacāpa.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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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. 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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