lugvikaraṇa लुग्विकरण

Definition: a term used by grammarians especially in the Mahābhāșya; (cf. M.Bh. on P.I. 2.4, I.2.12, II.4. 77 etc.) for such roots as have their Vikaraņa (conjugational sign) dropped by a rule with the mention of the word लुक्;e.g. the roots of the second conjugation as contrasted. with other roots; cf. लुग्विकरणालुग्विकरणयोरलुग्विकरणस्य Par.Śek. Pari.90.

Dictionary: Abhyankar
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