n. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound'f(ā-).;fr. sa-+ dhvasa-equalsdhvaṃsa-) consternation, perturbation, alarm, terror, fear of (genitive case or compound; saṃ-gam-,"to become terrified") etc.
Is in one passage of the Rigveda mentioned together with Purusanti as having been aided by the Aśvins. There can be no doubt that this is the longer form of the name Dhvasra, which is found with Purusanti both in the Rigveda and in the Pañcavimśa Brāhmana.
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