Urviruha, aka: Urvīruha, Urvi-ruha; 2 Definition(s)

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Urvīruha (उर्वीरुह).—a tree; Śi.4.7,5.69.

Derivable forms: urvīruhaḥ (उर्वीरुहः).

Urvīruha is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms urvī and ruha (रुह).

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Urvīruha (उर्वीरुह) or Urvvīruha.—m.

(-haḥ) A tree. E. urvī and ruha what grows on.

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