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Kattika-cātum(m)āsinī

, f. (cf. sa. caturmāsa, cātur-
māsya); (t.t.Vin.) the full moon of the fourth month (of
the rainy season, i.e., of
) Kattika (proper; = pacchi-
makattika); opp. °-temāsikapuṇṇamā (q.v.); it marks
the end of the later
vassāvāsa and the final limit for the
ṇavāxaṇā-ceremony
(DBMT: 198-199); also called
komudī cātum(m)āsinī (cf. BD IV: 205 n. 3; Sv 139,27
foll. and Sv-pṭ; Ps IV 137,23); Kattikapuṇṇaman ti ~ī
vuccati, Vin III 263,29' (ad 263,19**), but cf. Vin-vn 870
foll.; ~iyā pavāraṇāya pana, sace paṭhamaṁ vassû-
pagatehi mahāpavāraṇāya pavāritehi pacchā
upagata adhikatara va samasama va honti, Sp
1076,26. Kattika-cātummāsinī