Vimanacarin, aka: Vimānacārin, Vimana-carin; 1 Definition(s)


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Vimānacārin (विमानचारिन्).—a. moving in balloon.

Vimānacārin is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vimāna and cārin (चारिन्). See also (synonyms): vimānayāna.

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary
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