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kañcuk[ā/a]

, m. and f. [ts.], a dress that fits close to
the upper part of the body, hence:
1. jacket; 2.a. suit
of armour;
b. encasement (t.t. arch.; ~ is used of a
new shrine encasing an older shrine; v. cpd.s infra;
cf. A.
K. COOMARASWAMY, JAOS 28 1928: 260 foll.; G.
H. SCHOKKER, Pādatāḍitaka I 1966: 172 § 24,2); 3.
slough;lex. lit.: kavace vārabāṇe ca nimmoke 'pi
ca ~o, Abh 962; ~o vārabāṇaṁ câtha vatthâvayave
dasā nālipaṭṭo tu kathito uttamaṅgamhi ~o, 294;
nimmoko ~o, 655; — 1. tena kho pana samayena
chabbaggiyā bhikkhū ... ~aṁ dhārenti ... na ~aṁ
dhāretabbaṁ, Vin I 306,27,32 = II 267,29,33; kāsikaṁ su
me taṁ bhikkhave veṭhanaṁ hoti kāsikā ~ā kāsi-
kaṁ nivāsanaṁ kāsiko uttarasaṅgo, A I 145,14 (= pā-
rupanakaṅcuko pi sanhakaṅcuko va, Mp II 237,24);
~aṁ labhitvā phāletvā rajitvā paribhuṅjituṁ vaṭṭati,
Sp 1135,10; Khuddas III 29; — 2.a. so sāṇiṁ parik-
khipāpetvā antosāṇiyaṁ ṭhito sāṭakaṁ apanetvā
sannāhaṁ sannayha ~aṁ pavisitvā ... aṭṭhāsi, Ja V
129,10; — 2.b. dhātu āveṇikā n' atthi sarīraṁ eka-
piṇḍitaṁ imamhi Buddhathūpamhi karissāma ~aṁ
mayaṁ, Ap 71,10; so tunnavāyehi kāriya ~aṁ sud-
dhavatthehi tena chādiya cetiyaṁ cittakārehi kāresi,
Mhv XXXII 3 ≠ Thūp 248,9,10; Mhv XXX 25; — 3.
ayaṁ hi ahi nāma ... sayam eva ~aṁ jahati, Ps III
263,21; yathā urago attano jiṇṇaṁ tacaṁ dukkhaṁ ja-
nentaṁ rukkhantare vā kaṭṭhantare vā mūlantare vā
pāsantare vā ~aṁ omuñcanto viya sarīrato omuṅ-
citva pahaya chaḍḍetva yatha kamaṁ gacchati, Pv-a
63,6; — ifc. ahi-°; uttara-°; kambala-° (Spk II
187,11; Mp I 170,22); gala-° (~-saṇṭhāna, Vism 251,35);
camma-° (Sv 157,11); jāla-° (paṭimukka-~-saṇṭhā-
na, Vism 253,23); nānappakāra- (~-kavacâdi-san-
nāha-vibhūsita, Ps IV 219,15); paṭa-° (Dhp-a III
295,13); pārupana-° (Mp II 237,24); mālā-° (Pj I
130,9); ratta-kambala-° (Ps III 20,11; Ud-a 411,13;
Spk III 46,21); romañca-° (~-dhara, Dāṭh V 14);
saṇha-° (Mp II 237,24); sannāha-° (Ja V 128,6); sa-
puppha-
° (Ap 155,10). 1kañcukā