taṭaḥ तटः

Definition: तटः [तट्-अच्] 1 A slope, declivity, precipice. -2 The sky or horizon. -3 An epithet of Śiva. -टः, -टा, -टी, टम् 1 The shore or bank, declivity, slope; शीलं शैलतटात् पततु Bh.2.39; प्रोत्तुङ्गचिन्तातटी Bh.3.45.; सिन्धो- स्तटावोघ इव प्रवृद्धः Ku.3.6; U.3.8; उच्चारणात् पक्षिगणस्तटी- स्तम् Śi.4.18. -2 A term applied to certain parts of the body which have, as it were, sloping sides; पद्मापयोधर- तटीपरिरम्भलग्न Gīt.1; नो लुप्तं सखि चन्दनं स्तनतटे Ś. Til.7; so जघनतट, कटितट, श्रोणीतट, कुचतट, कण्ठतट, ललाटतट &c. -टम् A field. -Comp. -आघातः butting, striking against a bank of declivity; अभ्यस्यन्ति तटाघातं निर्जितैरावता गजाः Ku.2.5. -द्रुमः a tree standing on the shore. -भू the shore; आसीना तटभुवि सस्मितेन भर्त्रा Śi.8.19. -स्थ a. 1 (lit.) situated on a bank or declivity. -2 (fig.) standing aloof, neutral, indifferent, alien, passive; तटस्थः स्वानर्थान् घटयति च मौनं च भजते Māl.1.14; तटस्थं नैराश्यात् U.3.13; मया तटस्थस्त्वमुपद्रुतोसि N.3.55. (where तटस्थ has sense 1 also). (-स्थः) an indifferent person, one neither a friend nor a foe. (-स्थम्) that property or लक्षण of a thing which is distinct from its nature, and yet is the property by which it is known; e. g. गन्धवत्त्व in the case of पृथ्वी.

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