vigraha विग्रह

Definition: m. separation, resolution, analysis, resolution of a compound word into its constituent parts, the separation or analysis of any word capable of separation (such words are kṛdanta-s, taddhita-s, all samāsa-s or compound words, ekaśeṣa-s, and all derivative verbs like desideratives etc.;the only words incapable of resolution being the simple verb, the singular of the noun, and a few indeclinables not derived from roots;all compounds being called nitya-or"fixed", when their meaning cannot be ascertained through an analysis of their component parts; see jamad-agni-) etc.