abhyasta अभ्यस्त

Definition: repeated, redoubled word or wording or part of a word. The term अभ्यस्त is applied to the whole doubled expression in Pāṇini's grammar, cf. उभे अभ्यस्तम् P. VI.1.6; (2) the six roots with जक्ष् placed at the head viz. जक्ष्, जागृ, दरिद्रा, चकास्, शास्, दीधी and वेवी which in fact are reduplicated forms of घस्, गृ, द्रा, कास्, शस्, धी and वी.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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