viṣaya विषय

Definition: m. (in philosophy) the subject of an argument, category, general head (one of the 5 members of an adhikaraṇa- [q.v.] , the other 4 being viśaya-or saṃśaya-, pūrva-pakṣa-, uttara-pakṣa-or siddhānta-,and saṃgati-or nirṇaya-)