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o-masanā

, f. [vb. noun from omasati; cf. omasa], 1.
caressing; 2. (verbal) abuse (only recorded in cpd., q.v.
infra
); — 1. āmasanā parāmasanā ~ā ummasanā
olaṅghanā ullaṅghanā ākaḍḍhanā paṭikaḍḍnanā
abhiniggaṇhanā abhinippīḷanā gahaṇaṁ chupanaṁ, Vin III
121,14; ~ā nāma heṭṭhā oropanā, 121,18; — °(a)-vatthu,
n., the subject of discussion (called verbal) abuse;
Sāvatthiyaṁ chabbaggiye bhikkhū ārabbha ~usmiṁ
paññattaṁ, Kkh 83,11.