spṛṣṭa स्पृष्ट

Definition: name of one of the four internal efforts when the instrument (करण) of articulation fully touches the sthana or the place of the production of sound in the mouth. See the word स्पर्श above: तत्र स्पृष्टं| प्रयतनं स्पर्शानाम् S.K. on P. VI1I.2.1; cf. also M.Bh. on P.I.1.9.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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