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aṭṭha-pada

, n. [cf. sa. aṣṭāpada], lit. 'having
eight squares
(in each row)', a chess-board, game of
chess;
DN I 6,23 (~aṁ + dasapadaṁ, etc.; ekekāya
pantiyā aṭtha attha padāni assā ti ~aṁ, Sv) =
65,24 ≠ Vin II 10,17 (~e kīḷanti, etc.) = III 180,22
(Sp: aṭṭhapada-phalake jūtaṁ kīḷanti); °-âkārena,
crosswise, as the lines on a chess-board, Sp ad Vin II
105,28 (quoted Vin II 315,28; = jūtaphalaka-sadi-
saṁ, Sp-ṭ). — Cf. aṭṭha-pāda & aṭṭhā-pada.