marda मर्द

Definition: मर्द a. [मृद्-घञ्] Crushing, pounding, grinding, destroying &c. (at the end of comp.). -र्दः 1 Grinding, pounding. -2 A violent stroke, friction; सूर्यं हतप्रभं पश्य ग्रहमर्दं मिथो दिवि Bhāg.1.14.17. -3 A kind of instrument useful for calculation about eclipses.


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