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vādin [ vAdin ]
mfn. saying, discoursing, speaking, talking, speaking or talking about ( often ifc. or sometimes with acc. of object ), declaring, proclaiming, denoting, designating ( or sometimes = designated as, addressed by a title etc. ) Mn. MBh. etc.
producing sounds ŚāṅkhŚr.
m. a speaker, asserter, ( ifc. ) the teacher or propounder, or adherent of any doctrine or theory MaitrUp. Śaṃk. Sarvad
a disputant MBh. Hariv. etc.
a plaintiff, accuser, prosecutor ( du. plaintiff and defendant ) Yājñ. Nār
an alchemist Kālac
a player on any musical instrument, musician ( See f. ), the leading or key-note W.
N. of Buddha ( as ' the disputant ' ) L.
( inī ), f. a female musician R.
( prob. ) N. of a Comm. on the Amara-kośa