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upamAna

upamAna upamAna n. comparison , resemblance , analogy MBh. Susr. Kathas. &c. simile the object with which anything is compared Pan. Sah. Kum. &c. a particle of comparison Nir. (in log.) recognition of likeness , comparison (the third of the four Pramanas or means of correct knowledge) (mfn. ifc.) similar , like Kathas.
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