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vi-cāra [ vicAra ]
m. ( ifc. f. ā ) mode of acting or proceeding, procedure ( also = a single or particular case ), ŚrS.
change of place, Gobh.
pondering, deliberation, consideration, reflection, examination, investigation, RPrāt. MBh. etc.
doubt, hesitation, R. Kathās. BhP.
a probable conjecture, Sāh.
dispute, discussion, W.
-kartṛ, m. one who makes investigation, a judge, investigator, W.
-cintāmaṇi, m. N. of a work
-jña, mfn. knowing how to discriminate or judge, able to decide on the merits of a case, a judge, MW.
-driś, mfn. ' employing no spies for eyes ' ( see cāra ), and ' looking at a matter with consideration, ' Naish.
-nirṇaya, m. N. of a work
-para, m. N. of a king, Śiṉhâ`s.
-bhū, f. a tribunal, L.
the judgement-seat of Yama ( judge of the dead ), W.
-mūḍha, mfn. foolish or mistaken in judgement, Ragh. Hit.
-vat, mfn. proceeding with consideration, considerate, prudent, Śatr. Kāv
-vid, m. ( probably ) ' knowing how to discriminate, ' N. of Śiva, MBh.
-śāstra, n. N. of a work
-śīla, disposed to deliberation or reflection, considerate, deliberative, MW.
-sudhâ`kara, m. °dh´ârṇava, m. N. of works
-sthala, n. a place for discussion or investigation, tribunal, MW.
a logical disputation, W.
°rârka-saṃgraha, m. N. of a work
°rârthasamāgama, m. assembly for the sake of trial or judgment, an assembly for investigation or discussion, MW.
°rôkti, f. discriminating speech, L.
vi-cāraka [ vicAraka ]
m. a leader, guide, R.
a spy, ib.
( ifc. ) one who deliberates or considers, Sarvad.
( ikā ), f. a female servant who looks after the garden and the various divisions of the house, L.
-tā, f. -tva, n. investigation, deliberation, discussion, W.
vi-cāraṇa [ vicAraNa ]
n. ( also ā f. ) consideration, reflexion, discussion, doubt, hesitation, MBh. Kāv. etc.
changing a place ( only n. ), Suśr.
( ā ), f. distinction, kind, Car.
N. of the Mīmāṃsā system of philosophy, W.
vi-cāraṇīya [ vicAraNIya ]
mfn. to be deliberated about, needing careful consideration, Mṛcch. Ragh.
vi-cārita [ vicArita ]
mfn. deliberated, considered, discussed, judged, Mn. MBh. etc.
anything which is under discussion, dubious, doubtful, uncertain, ib.
anything which has been discussed or decided, ascertained, settled, Mn. xi, 28
n. ( also pl. ) deliberation, doubt, hesitation, MBh. Mṛcch. Pañcat.
vi-cārin [ vicArin ]
mfn. having wide paths ( as the earth ), RV. v, 84, 2
moving about, wandering, traversing, MBh. R. etc.
proceeding, acting, MBh.
changing, mutable, ĀśvŚr.
wanton, dissolute, lascivious, Cāṇ. ( v.l. )
( ifc. ) deliberating, judging, discussing, MBh. Mṛcch.
m. N. of a son of Kavandha, GopBr.
vi-cārya [ vicArya ]
mfn. to be deliberated or discussed ( n. impers. ), dubious, doubtful, questionable, MBh. Kathās. etc.
विचार vi-cāra [ vicAra ]
etc. See under vi-√ car.