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kakaṇṭaka

, m. [kakaṇṭa (q.v.) + ka], (the Indian)
chameleon
(Chamaeleo zeylanicus); ~ā nāma nīca-
jātikā, tehi saddhiṁ vissāso na kattabbo, Ja I 487,13
foll.; nâyaṁ pure uṇṇamati toraṇagge ~o, VI 346,20*
foll.; avipariṇāmadhammo ti ... ~o viya nānappakā-
rataṁ na āpajjati, Ps I 71,12 (ad M I 8,26); ~o ti kāma-
rūpī, Ja-ṭ (ad I 442,21); — ifc. kāḷa-° (~âdi, Pj 465,2).