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kathā-samuṭṭhāpana

, n., the act of provoking a dis-
cussion;
— °tthaṁ, 2ind., for the sake of, in order to pro-
voke a discussion; adv. acc.;
so ~aṁ ajikāya saddhiṁ
methunadhammaṁ patisevanto viya ahosi, Ja III
278,3; jānanto yeva, ~aṁ bhikkhū pucchi, Sv 49,18;
jānanto pi ajānanto viya ~aṁ āyasmantaṁ Ānan-
daṁ āmantesi, Sp 401,25 = Spk III 268,25; Ps II 155,27;
III 348,22 (Ps-pṭ III 162,6); Ud-a 105,29; Pv-a 232,17; —
°tthāya, 2ind., = prec.; adv. dat.; jānamāno va puccha-
ti. kasmā ? ... ~āya, Sv 861,8.