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udaka-dhārā

, f. [ts.], a shower, stream, jet of
water;
Sadd 492,19 (syn. of sota); — meghato nik-
khantā ~ā paṭhaviṁ sinehayantī +, Spk I 166,26;
udaka-yantāni karonti, yehi deve vassante viya ~ā
nikkhamanti, Ps III 214,22; (Anotattā . . . nikkhanta-
nadī) parikkhepena ti-gāvuta-ppamāṇā ~ā hutvā . . .,
36,23; adhomukhaṁ ṭhapita-udaka-ghaṭā nikkha-
mantā ~ā viya, As 15,22; — (bodhisatta's birth)
ākāsato dve ~ā nikkhamitvā bodhisattassa ca mātu
c'assa sarīre utuṁ gāhāpesuṁ, Ja I 53,6 (cf. D II 15,4
etc.); antalikkhato dvinnaṁ ~ānaṁ patanaṁ, Thūp
82,24; — (yamaka-pāṭihāriya) (tathāgatassa) uparima-
kāyato aggi-kkhandho pavattati, heṭṭhima-kāyato ~ā
pavattati (same from other parts of body), Paṭis I 125
— 126,4 (Paṭis-a 403-404,10), quoted Dhp-a III 213,16
foll., Sv 57,9 foll., Bv-a 31,11 foll; Thūp 50,33; —
antalikkhā ~ā pātu-bhavitvā bhagavato citakaṁ nib-
bāpesi, D II 164,15; — rukkhaṁ abhirūhitvā sākhaṁ
chindi, tāla-kkhandha-ppamāṇā ~ā pavatti, Ja IV
351,2; — ifc. mahā-° (Mil 262,3), vuṭṭhi-° (Sv 218,
23); — °-vega, m., the force of a water-current; pāsāṇo
~ena bhinno, Ps III 36,24.