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āḷaka

, m., i. q. 1aḷaka (cf. normal spelling of
Npr.
Āḷakā for sa. Alakā, Sūci ad Abh 32 Alakā eva
Āḷakā), lock of hair, curl; Vv-a 349,13 kocchaṁ nāma
~âdi-sandhāpan'atthaṁ kesâdīnaṁ [Ee wrong kosâ°]
ullikhana-sādhanaṁ (comb = instrument for combing
hair in order to arrange, keep in place, locks etc.
).