मस्तकः कम् [मस्मति परिमात्यनेन मस्-करणे त स्वार्थे क Tv.] 1 The head, skull; अतिलोभा (v. l. तृष्णा) भिभूतस्य चक्रं भ्रमति मस्तके Pt.5.22. -2 The head or top of anything, peak, summit; न च पर्वतमस्तके Ms.4.47; वृक्ष˚, चुल्ली˚ &c. -3 The tuft of leaves growing at the top of palm trees. -Comp. -आख्यः the top of a tree. -उद्भवः the brain. -ज्वरः, -शूलम् an acute head-ache. -पिण्डकः, -कम् a round protuberance on the temples of an elephant in rut. -मूलकम् the neck. -लुङ्गः the membrane surrounding the brain. -स्नेहः 1 the brain. -2 an oily substance appearing on the head.
noun (masculine neuter) name of a particular form of Śiva (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
skull (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the head (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the tuft of leaves which grows at the top of various species of palm trees (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the upper part of anything (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
top (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
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