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uda-bindu

, m. n., a drop of water; mostly in
simile of waterdrop not clinging to lotus leaf:
~u yathā
pi pokkhare . . . na lippati, Sn 812; sabbattha te na
lippanti ~u va pokkhare, Th 665; yathā hi paduma-
patte patito ~u na lippati, Dhp-a II 51,9; sokā tamhā
papatanti ~u va pokkharā, Dhp 336 = Th 401;
îobho pahīyate tamhā ~u va pokkharā, It 84,7*;
paduma-patte ~u viya sabbo soko vivaṭṭitvā gato,
Ja III 341,5; paduma-palāsato ~u viya vinivaṭṭetvā,
I 344,14; (kileso) yathā muhuttam pi hadaye aṭhatvā
padumini-pattā ~ūni viya vivaṭṭati, I 502,10; telaṁ
pokkhara-pattato ~u viya vivaṭṭamānaṁ agamāsi,
Vism 381,15; — yāva ~umhi pi me dayā paccupaṭ-
ṭhitā hoti, M I 78,34; yāvanto ~ūni kāyasmiṁ nipa-
tiṁsu me, Ja V 72,1*; yathā parittaṁ ekarṙi ~u
paṭhaviyaṁ nipateyya . . . , Mil 296,16 foll.; sakala-
kappaṁ deve vassante ~ūni gaṇetuṁ, Dhp-a IV 75,10
(v. l. udaka-b°); tatta-kapāle ~u viya sabbam uda-
kaṁ susseyya, Pj II 225,26; ekam pi ~u nâtivassi, Ps
III 287,2 (v. l. udaka-b°); atemitu-kāmassa sarīre
°-matto pi na patati, Ja I 88,33; (assādo) appo
°-matto hoti, Pj II 114,8 (v. l. daka-bindu-); — ifc.
sedô° (Dāṭh V 33); — °-gaṇanā, f., the counting of
water-drops;
Ja V 74,12'; — °-nipāta, m., the falling
of water-drops;
~ena uda-kumbho pi pūrati, Dhp
121; 122 (Dhp-a III 16,16': deve vassante . . . ; 20,16'),
quoted Sadd 237,17.