Department of Studies in Mathematics, University of Mysore, Manasagangotri, Mysore 570006, India
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We have obtained a new summation formula for bilateral basic hypergeometric series by the method of parameter augmentation and demonstrated its various uses leading to some development of etafunctions, -gamma, and -beta function identities.