पथ्य a. [पथि साधु दिगा ˚यत् इनो लोपः] 1 Salutary, wholesome, beneficial, agreeing with (said of a medicine, diet, advice &c.); अप्रियस्य च पथ्यस्य वक्ता श्रोता च दुर्लभः Rām.; पथ्यं चैषां मम चैव ब्रवीहि Mb.3.4.2; Y.3.65; पथ्यमन्नम् &c. -2 Fit, proper; suitable (in general). -थ्या A road, way. -थ्यम् 1 Wholesome diet; as in पथ्याशी स्वामी वर्तते. -2 Welfare, well being; उत्तिष्ठमानस्तु परो नोपेक्ष्यः पथ्यमिच्छता Śi.2.1; Pt.1.234; -Comp. -अपथ्यम् the class of things that are considered wholesome or hurtful in disease.
a. (relating to or fit for the way or progress of a thing), customary, regular; proper, suitable; salutary; advan tageous; âtilda;, f. path, way: -revátî, bounteous path, personified as genius of plenty.
adjective containing elements or leading forms (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
fit (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
normal (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
proper (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
regular (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
salutary (lit. and fig) (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
suitable (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
wholesome (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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