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कृश् kṛś [ kRz ]
cl. 4. P. kṛ'śyati ( perf. cakárśa
ind. p. kṛśitvā or karś Pāṇ. 1-2, 25 ), to become lean or thin, become emaciated or feeble AV. xii, 3, 16 ŚBr. xi
to cause ( the moon ) to wane Dhātup. xxvi, 117 : Caus. karśayati, to make thin or lean, attenuate, emaciate, keep short of food Āp. Bhag. Suśr. etc.
to lessen, diminish Kāvyâd. ii, 109 ; [ cf. perhaps Lat. parco, parcus. ]