|Etymology/ Definition||प्रीणनं आप्यायनम् । अ.हृ.सू.११/४अरुणदत्त|
|Reference||C.Su.1/107, S.Su15/7 D`alhan`a, A.H.Su.11/4|
|Literary Meaning||M / W – act of pleasing or delighting or satisfying|
|Implied Meaning||It is a pleasing action, which is a function of Rasa Dhaatu .|
|Elaboration||Rasa Dhaatu is the first of 7 tissues, which is derived from Aahaara Rasa .|
It is fluid, and subtle, hence it can reach all the body constituents including the individual tissue cells and maintain the fluid balance among them. This action is responsible for a sense of fulfilment, satiety and freshness, which is Preen`ana.
|Contemporary Colloquial||Nourishing, replenishing the fluid volume in the internal environment|
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