Yugavaratra, aka: Yuga-varatra; 1 Definition(s)

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Yugavaratra (युगवरत्र).—a yoke-strap; युगवरत्रे उपदंशिते ईषाचक्रादिसंनिधाने चेद् अक्षमानयेत्युच्यते तदा यानाक्षमधिकृत्य ब्रूते इति गम्यते, न तु विदेवनाक्षमिति (yugavaratre upadaṃśite īṣācakrādisaṃnidhāne ced akṣamānayetyucyate tadā yānākṣamadhikṛtya brūte iti gamyate, na tu videvanākṣamiti) ŚB. on MS.6.8.35.

Derivable forms: yugavaratram (युगवरत्रम्).

Yugavaratra is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms yuga and varatra (वरत्र).

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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