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Etymology/ Definitionअरिष्ट औषधक्वाथमध्वादिसंपादितो वक्ष्यमाणो दन्यतभ्यारिष्टादि:। च. सू. २७।१८२ चक्रपाणि
ReferenceC.Su.27/182 Chakrapaan`i
Literary MeaningM / W – kind of liquor
Implied Meaning1. Wine, which is prepared with decoction of medical drugs, honey etc. is known as Arisht`a. It is effectively used to treat various disease conditions.2. A type of plant.
Elaboration1. Arisht`a type of wine is useful in treatment of piles, Grahan`ee , anaemia, anorexia, fever, and diseases caused by the vitiation of Kapha . It is carminative as well as digestive e. g. Danti Arisht`a, Abhayaarisht`a
2. A type of plant , Synonym for Nimba ( Azardiracta indica )

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