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kaṭukañcukatā

, f. [abstr. from kaṭukaṅcuka; de-
rivation uncertain; cf. the variant
kaṭakaṅcukatā, q.v.
(an old mistake for ~ ?); cf. BHSD s.v. kuṭukuṅcaka
and JAOS 86 1966: 70], niggardliness; used as a syno-
nym of selfishness and lack of generosity; ct.s con-
nect
~ with kaṭu (v. infra), q.v.;gramm. lit.: aṅcu
gatipūjanāsu. maggaṁ añcati, buddhaṁ aṅcati ...
~ā, Sadd 335,17; — exeg.: yācake disvā kaṭukabhā-
vena cittaṁ aṅcati saṅkocatī ti kaṭukaṅcuko, tassa
bhāvo ~ā ... aparo nayo: ~ā vuccati kaṭacchugāho,
As 376,8; maccheraṁ ~ā (v.l. kucchukatā) ti vuttaṁ,
As 376,14 (kaṭukâkāragati ~ā, As-mṭ 121,22); — yaṁ
evarūpaṁ maccheraṁ maccharāyanā ... ~ā
aggahitattaṁ cittassa, idaṁ vuccati macchariyaṁ,
Vibh 357,29 = 371,30 = Pp 19,14 = 23,12 = Nidd I 37,11 =
(v.l. kaṭukaṅju-) 128,22 = (v.ll. kuṭukaṅju-; kaṭukaṅ-
cutā), 134,32 = 227,27 (so read; v.ll. -kaṅcu-, kaṭikaṅ-
cakatā) = (so read; v.l. -kaṅcu-), 256,29; —
°-paccupaṭṭhāna, mfn., manifesting itself as
niggardliness;
saṅkocanapaccupaṭṭhānaṁ ~aṁ vā
attasampattipadaṭṭhānaṁ cetaso virūpabhāvo ti,
Vism 470,28 = As 258,1 (v.l. kaṭa-).