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kaccha

, mfn. and n. [< *kathya; cf. sa. kathya; pa.
alaṁsākaccha; sākacchā], 1. (mfn.) fit for conversa-
tion; 2.
(n.) scholarly discourse, e.g., the Aṭṭhaka-
thās (= satthavacana; Sadd so; v. infra); — 1.
kathāsampayogena bhikkhave puggalo veditabbo
yadi vā ~o yadi vā akaccho ti, A I 197,19 (~o ti
kathetuṁ yutto; akaccho ti kathetuṁ na yutto, Mp II
308,23); — ifc. a-°; — °âkaccha, mfn. [kaccha +
akaccha], fit and not fit for conversation; yā ayaṁ
~esu puggalesu kacchena saddhiṁ mantanā, sa pi
etadatthā yeva, Mp II 312,20 (ad A I 198,33); — 2.
catubbidham pi yaṁ vākyaṁ ... gajjaṁ pajjañ ca
geyyañ ca ~añ cā ti tad Iraye: ... taṁ sumedhasā aṭ-
ṭhakathâdikaṁ satthavacanaṁ ~aṁ abravuṁ, Sadd
610,4; tattha Ñāṇodayaṁ nāma katvā pakaraṇaṁ tadā
Dhammasaṅgaṇiyâkāsi ~aṁ so Atthasāliniṁ, Mhv
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