from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The ambrosia, prepared by the Hindu gods, that bestows immortality.
- n. The immortality achieved by drinking amrita.
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- n. The water of life
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Immortality; also, the nectar conferring immortality.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Hindu mythology, the ambrosia of the gods; the beverage of immortality, that resulted from the churning of the ocean by the gods and demons.
Sanskrit amṛtam.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)