panini[päˈnə-nē] fl. 400 B.C.
panini definition by American Heritage Dictionary
fl. 400 B.C.
Indian grammarian. His Ashtadhyayi, one of the first works of descriptive linguistics, presents grammatical rules for Sanskrit.
Variant of panino
noun pl. panini
- a small bread roll
- a sandwich of various combinations of meat, cheese, and vegetables, made with such a roll, or with slices of coarse bread and then grilled