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, m., Exposition of
the Aphorisms of
Kaccayana's Grammar; Npr. ( =
Chap); title of an important 12th century commenta-
ry on
Kaccayana's grammar attributed to the Burme-
thera Chappaṭa (= Saddhammajotipāla); the work
contains numerous quotations from Pāli grammars
and ct.s on
4Kaccāyana that are no longer extant; ~ is
undoubtedly one of the most important sources for
the history of post
-Kaccāyana pa. gramm. lit.; cf. Gv
74,17-19; PGB: 89; PLB: 17; PGL: 23.