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kacch[ū/u]

, f. [ts.; Amg. kacchū], 1. a kacch[ū/u] itch; an
itching skin disease, the exact nature of which is
difficult to determine; according to ct. and gramm.
lit.
= kaṇḍu, (q.v.) and daddu, respectively; 2. the
plant Carpopogon pruriens; only recorded in cpd.s
(v. infra); — lex. lit.: pāmaṁ, vitacchikā ~u, Abh 327
(tikaṁ ~uyaṁ, Abh-ṭ 226,25); — gramm. lit.: daddū
ti ~ū, Sadd 472,20; — exeg.: kaṇḍū ti ~u, Sp 884,21 (ad
Vin IV 171,33); — 1. imasmiṁ kāye vividhā ābādhā
uppajjanti, seyyathīdaṁ cakkhurogo sotarogo ...
daddu kaṇḍu ~u rakhasā vitacchikā, A V 110,6
Nidd I 13,5 = 361,6 = 468,5; sabbaṁ aham pi jānāmi
paṁsunā maṁ tvam okiri aññañ ca kho taṁ
pucchāmi kena khajjasi ~uyā, Pv 142 (= kacchuro-
gena khādiyasi... ti attho, Pv-a 86,15); sace pi 'ssa ~u
vā pīḷakā vā honti, Sp 967,34; — ifc. kapi-° (Abh
582; Pv 143; ~-phala, Pv-a 86,21); thulla-° (Vin I 296,5
[Ee w.r.] = IV 172,16; ~âbādha, Vin I 295,31; 296,1; Mp-ṭ
II 90,19 ad Mp II 191,11); lohita-° (~ûpavādita, Ja VI
449,14*); — in long cpd.s at Sp 269,24; Mp II 191,11;
Vism 345,27; Spk I 311,22. kacchū