Truncation sign : * (asterisk) - e.g. kamm*

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kaṭṭha-kaliṅgara

, n. [2kaṭṭha + kaliṅgara; cf.
kaliṅgara/kaḷiṅgara, qq.v.], woody bamboo stick(s);
~ is used in simile illustrating lack of conscious-
ness
(cf. acittaka, acetano); sace acittakāni ~āni ga-
hetvā cakkâdīni karonti sacittakâpi kasmā attano
cittaṁ vase vattetvā samaṇadhammaṁ kātuṁ na
sakkhissantī ti, Dhp-a II 142,9; evarūpassa nāma
~assâpi jarā āgacchati, III 122,11; — °ûpama, mfn.,
like woody bamboo sticks;
paṭipāṭiyā aṭṭhīni
ṭhitāni koṭiyā, anekasandhiyamito (so read; Ee
-dhī-) na kehici baddho nahārūhi jarāya codito,
acetano ~o, Vibh-a 253,23* = Pj I 52,6*; idāni pi me
ayam eva acetanā ~ā mahāpaṭhavī sakkhī ti hatthaṁ
pasāresi, Ps II 183,28; It-a II 50,19 = Sp-ṭ II 253,19; Ps-pṭ
III 53,17; Sv-ṭ 1221,22 = Spk-ṭ II 267,11.