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ukkoṭan

[ā/a], f. and n. [BHS utkoṭana; Hc-Deś I
92 ukkodā lañcāe; etym.1]; two apparently unrelated
meanings may be reconciled as both denoting malpractice
or perversion of jurisdiction:
1. (n.) taking bribes (for
passing sentences getting people into unlawful possess-
ions
) ; 2. (f. and n.) the act.of re-opening a legal question
already settled
(cf. ukkoṭa); — 1. cliche: °-vañcana-
nikati-sāci-yoga, D I 5,22 = III 176,16 = S V 473,20
= A II 209,31 = V 206,1; cf. Sīh 133,3* (s. v. ukkoṭa);
Bu Sv 79,30 etc.: ~an ti assāmike sāmike kātuṁ
lañca-gahaṇam (cf. Ja VI 131,16); Sv-nṭ Be I 1960 352,
22: kattabba-kammato uddhaṁ koṭanaṁ paṭihana-
naṁ; — 2. katīh' (dasahi) ākārehi ~aṁ pasavati, Vin
V 150,15,18,26; 151,2; vitthāro pana "imesaṁ catun-
naṁ adhikaraṇānaṁ kati ~ā" ti ādinā nayena Pari-
vāre vuttaṁ, Sp 866,5 (yathādhammaṁ-nihata-bhāvo,
jānanā, ~ā ti . . . tīṇi aṅgāni, Sp-ṭ Be III 1960 83,20);
punakammāya ~añ ca, 1307,22; . . . ti jānato n'atthi
doso ~e pana, Vin-vn 1671; — °-kathā, f., title of
Vin-vn 1667 — 1672; — °-bhaya, n., fear of u.; aṭṭe
sammā-vinicchite rāja-gehe ṭhapāpesi ~ena so, Mhv
XLIX 20; — °-sikkhāpada, n., title of Vin IV 126
(Pācittiya LXIII); ~aṁ tatiyaṁ, Sp 866,12. ukkoṭanā