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kaṅkala

, m. and n. [cf. sa. kaṅkāla; prakr.
kaṁkāla; CDIAL 2603; EWA-1 s.v. kaṅkāla], skele-
ton; only recorded in canonical pa. in cpd.s, q.v.;

exeg.: aṭṭhikaṅkalan ti ūraṭṭhi vā piṭṭhikaṇṭakaṁ vā
sīsaṭṭhi vā taṁ hi nimmaṁsattā -an ti vuccati, Ps III
42,26 (ad M I 364,14); keci pana kaṭippamāṇato heṭṭhā
samūho ~o nāma, tato upari yāva tālappamāṇaṁ
puñjo, tato upari rāsī ti vadanti, It-a I 84,3 (ad It 17,8:
aṭṭhikaṅkalo); — ifc. aṭṭhi-° (~-kuṭi; ~-kuṭikā;
~-sannibha; ~ûpama); — °-pūrita, mfn., filled
with skeletons;
~o (v.l. kuṇapa-), duggandho, jeguc-
cho, paṭikkūlo, dvattiṁsakuṇapasaṅcayo, Ps II 88,23
(ad M I 119,8).