kalpa कल्प

Definition: m. (in fine compositi or 'at the end of a compound') having the manner or form of anything, similar to, resembling, like but with a degree of inferiority, almost (exempli gratia, 'for example' abhedya-kalpa-,almost impenetrable; see prabhāta-k-, mṛta-k-,etc.;according to native grammarians, kalpa-so used is an accentless affix[ ] , before which a final s-is left unchanged, and final ī-and ū-shortened ; kalpam kalpam- ind.,may be also connected with a verb exempli gratia, 'for example' pacati-kalpam-,he cooks pretty well on )