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वितस्ति

वितस्ति
 ví-tasti [ vitasti ]


f. ( once in Hcat. m. probably from √ tan ) a particular measure of length ( defined either as a long span between the extended thumb and little finger, or as the distance between the wrist and the tip of the fingers, and said to = 12 Aṅgulas or about 9 inches ), ŚBr. GṛŚrS. etc.

-deśya, mfn. almost a Vitasti long, Rājat.