Virecanam, Virēcaṉam: 1 definition

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Source: DDSA: University of Madras: Tamil Lexicon

Virēcaṉam (விரேசனம்) noun < vi-rēcana.

1. Purging, evacuation of bowels; மலங்கழிகை. கடுக்காய்கள் விரேசனத்தைப் பண்ணும் [malangazhigai. kadukkaykal viresanathaip pannum] (ஞானவாசிட்டம் சிகித். [gnanavasittam sigith.] 49).

2. Purgative; பேதிமருந்து. [pethimarunthu.] (W.)

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Virēcaṉam (விரேசனம்) noun < vi-rēcana. Expulsion; வெளியாக்குகை. மனதினின்று சுய நயத்தை விரேசனம் செய்து [veliyakkugai. manathininru suya nayathai viresanam seythu] (நித்தியானுசந்தானம் [nithiyanusandanam] 13).

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