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kakkaṭa

, m. [< *karkaṭa; cp. sa. karkaṭa; CDIAL
2816; EWA-1 s.v. karkaṭa; ~ is sometimes recorded
as v.l. of
kakkaṭaka, q.v.], 1. a crab; 2. a kind of
hook
(only recorded in cpd., q.v. infra s.v. kakkaṭa-
yantaka; cf. Buddh. sa. karkaṭaka); — lex. lit.:
dvayaṁ ~e, Abh-ṭ 445,20 (ad Abh 675, q.v. s.v. kak-
kaṭaka); so passasanto mahatā phaṇena ... ~aṁ ajjha-
patto, Ja III 296,4* (tattha ~am ajjhapatto ti ~aṁ sam-
patto, 296,5'); bako ~am iva, I 224,4' (ad 223,27*); ~o
viya akkhīni nīharitvā na kodhavasena pekkhitā
ahosi, Sv 937,3.