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karSaNa

karSaNa mfn. pulling to and fro , dragging , tormenting , vexing (v.l. {karzana}) MBh. R. &c. extending (in time) , APrat. the act of drawing or dragging near Sak. (v.l.) drawing out , pulling off tugging , pulling (cf. %{keza-k-}) , drawing to and fro , removing , hurting , injuring , tormenting Mn. vii , 112 MBh. Sus3r. &c. drawing back , bending (a bow) Ragh. xi , 46 (cf. {dhanuS-k-}) ; prolonging (a sound) SamhUp. ploughing , cultivating the ground Mn. iv , 5 MBh. BhP. cultivated land MBh. iii , 10082 erroneous for {karzana} q.v. Car. {I}) f. N. of a plant (= {kSIriNI}) L.
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