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kaṇṇa-sutta

, n., a kind of string (or loop ?)
attached to the
anuvāta of a cīvara when suspended
from the
cīvaravaṁsa to dry after having been dyed;
the purpose of the ~ is to prevent the corners of the

cīvara from fraying out; = 2kaṇṇasuttaka, q.v.;
exeg.: ettha ca cīvare āyāmato vitthārato ca sibbitvā
anuvātato bahi nikkhantasuttaṁ cīvaraṁ rajitvā
sukkhāpanakāle rajjuyā vā cīvaravaṁse vā ban-
dhitvā olambituṁ anuvāte baddhasuttāni ca ~āni
nāma, Vin-vn-ṭ II 353,27.