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Vishti

Vishti viSTi 1 f. (for 2. see p. 999 , col. 1) service , (esp.) forced service , compulsory work , drudgery (also collectively , servants , slaves , bondsmen -Tika}) ; m. N. of one of the seven Rishis in the 11th Manv-antara {I} or {ibhis}) ind. changing , alternatively , by turns in this sense accord. to some from {vi} + 1. {as} ; cf. {abhi-} , {pari-STi}). 2 viSTi 2 f. (for 1. see p. 996 , col. 2) = {vRSTi} rain.
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