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kattar[ī/i]

, f. [ts.; cf. kattarikā, q.v.; CDIAL 2858],
scissors, shears; more likely than "knife"; ~iyā uppala-
makulaṁ viya aḷehi ubhinnam pi sīsaṁ kappetvā,
Ja III 298,13; ~iyā vā saṇḍāsakena vā khurena vā, Sp
921,1 (ad Vin IV 260,16); ~iyā massuṁ chedāpenti,
1211,1 (ad Vin II 134,5); ~iyā padumaṁ kantanto vi-
ya, Ps III 20,5 = Spk III 46,15 = Ud-a 411,7 (refers to
patraccheda, for which, cf. C. Haebler, Paideuma 7
1959-61: 241-252; — ifc. mahā-° (Kkh 136,41). kattarī