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ukkaḍḍhati

, pr. 3 sg. [ = sa. utkarṣati; cf. kaḍ-
ḍhati], to postpone (the official beginning of the rainy
season by doubling the last month of the hot season
);
rājā . . . Bimbisāro vassaṁ ~itu-kāmo, Vin I 138,33
(Sp 1067,31: vassaṁ nāma [read: vassānaṁ] paṭhama-
māsaṁ ~itu-kāmo, Sāvana-māsaṁ akatvā puna Āsā-
ḍham eva kattu-kāmo); rājāno tatiye tatiye vasse
vassaṁ ~anti, Sp 868,3 (so Be for Ee upakaddho;
Sp-ṭ Be 1960 III 85,6: eka-māsaṁ adhikamāsa-vasena
pariccajantā vassaṁ uddhaṁ kaḍḍhanti . . . tasmā
tatiyo saṁvaccharo terasa-māsiko hoti); cf. Vinayâ-
laṁkāra-ṭ Be 1962 I 253,23; gimhānaṁ pacchima-
māsaṁ khepetvā puna vassānassa paṭhama-māsaṁ
~itvā, gimhānaṁ pacchima-māsaṁ karonti, Sp 721,
30; [~anti Mp I 246,1 w. r. of CeBeSe for ukkaṇṭhanti
q. v.]; — pp. ~ita q. v.; pass. ~iyyati, ~īyati q. v.