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o-sādeti

, pr. 3 sg. [sa. avasādayati; tr. (caus.) of
osīdati, q.v.; frequent v.l. osāreti probably indicates a
confusion of roots: v.
ussādeti and ussāreti]; — 1.a. to
make sink, to destroy;
b. to dishearten (cf. avasādeti); 2.
to immerse (in; with loc.); — 1.a. api tena pahārena ...
nāgaṁ ~eyya, Ud 40,8 (v. l. osāreyya; ~eyyā [v. l. osār-
eyy ā] ti paṭhaviyaṁ osīdāpeyya nimujjāpeyya, osāreyyā ti
pi pāṭho, cuṇṇa-vicuṇṇaṁ kareyyā ti attho, Ud-a 245,32
foll.); nāgo ... toraṇaṁ madditvā palighaṁ ~etvā nagara-
dvāraṁ bhinditvā, Ja II 95,18; — 1.b. na ~enti, sa-
hetukaṁ hi sa-kāraṇaṁ katvā pañhaṁ pucchitum pi
vissajjetum pi asakkonto saṁsādeti nāma, evaṁ na
karontī ti attho, Ps II 255,1 (ad M I 214,26 "no ca
saṁsādenti"; na avasādenti, na avasādanâpekkhā
aññamaññaṁ pañhaṁ pucchantī ti attho, Ps-pṭ Be 1961
II 190,11); — 2. process to soften rough cloth: udake
~etun ti udake pakkhipitvā ṭhapetuṁ, Sp 1126,29 (Sp so;
v.l. and
Vin I 286,35 "udake osāretuṁ"); sappi-maṇḍe
~etvā ṭhapitaṁ sata-vāra-vihata-kappāsa-paṭalaṁ viya
mudu, Sv 446,17 (yathā sata-kkhattuṁ [v. l. so; Ee
satta-] pavihataṁ kappāsa-paṭalaṁ sappi-maṇḍe ca
osāditaṁ ativiya muduṁ hoti, Sv-pṭ II 48,13).