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kaṭacchu-bhikkhā

, f., spoon-alms, i.e., alms-
food given with a spoon, as opposed to ticket-food
and gifts of robes, etc.
(v. infra); cf. BD IV: 72 no. 2;
uluṅkabhikkhā, q.v.; rājagahe piṇḍāya carantassa
~aṁ dāpesi, Vin I 55,36; ~aṁ datvāna Anuruddhassa
Indako so hitvā mānusaṁ dehaṁ Tāvatiṁsūpago
ahū, Pv 314; ~aṁ pādāsiṁ Sāriputtassa tādino, Ap
485,17 ≠ 485,28; ~aṁ tadūpiyañ ca byañjanaṁ dāpetvā,
Mil 9,20 = Sp 38,2; te ... kasmā -am pi na adadaṁsu,
Sp 178,19; sīlâdiguṇayuttassa hi ~ā ... anekāni kappa-
sahassāni duggativinipātato rakkhati, Ps I 159,20;
keci ~aṁ dassanti, II 151,12; uḷuṅkayāgu vā hotu ~ā
vā, Dhp-a IV 123,3; Pj II 141,12; 152,7; Mhv-ṭ 217,21; —
°-dāna, n., a gift of spoon-alms; Indakassa pana
-am (so read with Be; Ee -daṁ dānaṁ) pi dak-
khiṇeyyasampattiyā sukhette vuttaṁ bījaṁ viya
ativiya uḷāraphalaṁ jātan ti, Pv-a 137,21; — ~-vasa,
m.; ~ena vā yāpanamatta-āhāradānavasena vā
thūlasāṭakadānamattena vā pūjeyya, Dhp-a II 231,13;
— °âdi, mfn., spoon-alms, etc.; nâpi 'ssā gehe ~īni
dīyanti na salākabhattâdīni na cīvarâdipaccaya-
dānaṁ etissā atthi, Dhp-a I 379,10,13.