search `avagraha' in `Apte Dic'

meanings of "avagraha"


1.separation of the component parts of a compound;

2.the mark or interval of such a separation;

3.the syllable or letter after which such separation occurs;

4.a hiatus;

5.the mark (@) used to mark the elision of a after e and o;

6.withholding of rain; obstacle;

8.a herd of elephants;

9.the forehead of an elephant;


11.a sort of knowledge;

12.punishment; imprecation; iron hook with which elephants are driven;

15.obstinate insistance