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dyūtan. (m.only ; see ) play, gaming, gambling (especially with dice, but also with any inanimate object). etc. View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dyūtan. (figuratively) battle or fight, contest for (compound) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
dyūtan. the prize or booty won in battle View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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dyūta n. gambling (for, lc., --°ree;): often fig. of the hazard of battle; booty: -kara, m. gambler; -kâra, m. id.; -krit, m. id.; -dâsa, m., î, f. slave won at play; -dharma, m. laws concerning gambling; -vartman, n. method of gambling; -vritti, m. professional gambler, keeper of a gaming-house; -sâlâ, f. gaming-house; -sadana, n. id.; -samâga, m. gambling assembly.
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dyūta ‘Dicing,’ is mentioned in the Atharvaveda and the Sūtras. See Aksa.
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dyūta noun (neuter) battle or fight (fig.) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
contest for (comp.) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
gambling (esp. with dice) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
gaming (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
play (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the prize or booty won in battle (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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