Definition in Kamasutra

Jonathan Silk silk at HUMNET.UCLA.EDU
Thu Sep 4 05:12:04 UTC 2003

In the Jayamangala to Kamasuutra III.5.1 we find the following definition:

dhaatreyikaam purushaprav.rttaam ity arthaat

Any suggestions as to the meaning of the expression would be much appreciated.

Jonathan Silk
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