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āvattani

(n), mfn. (adj. fr. āvattana); only ifc.
nangalâ°~ī sikhī, "the bull turning (pulling up and
down
) the plough" (cf. Kern p. 96), Th 16 (Th-a
I 71,31: ~ī ti nangalassa phālassa āvattanato,
naṅgalaṁ ito c'ito ca āvattetvā khette kasanato ti
attho; ib. 33 alternative expl. as loc. sg. āvattani
[sa. vartmani ?] with metr. lengthening of —i: naṅ-
galam vā āvattiyati etthā ti naṅgalāvattaṁ, khette
naṅgala-patho, tasmiṁ naṅgalāvattani (Ee w. r. °nī)
(gāthā-sukh'atthaṁ h'ettha vattanī ti dīghaṁ katvā
vuttaṁ); — see āvattana. āvattanin