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kantāra-magga

, m., according to the ct.s ~ denotes ei-
ther
1. a road which is like the wilderness (karmadh.) or
2. a road through the wilderness (tatp.); — exeg.: -an ti
kantārabhūtaṁ maggaṁ, kantāre vā maggaṁ, Spk
II 103,27 foll. (ad S II 98,10, q.v. infra); — seyyathā pi
... dve jayampatikā ... ~aṁ paṭipajjeyyuṁ, S II
98,10; te ~e purāṇa-udapānaṁ disvā, Ja II 294,26; so
... Sāvatthito sakaṭasatthena saddhiṁ ~aṁ paṭipajji,
III 403,4; parittena pātheyyena yojanasatikaṁ ~aṁ
paṭipajjiṁsu, Ps I 211,30; yathā aḍḍhānaṁ ~aṁ saha
vajantā pathikā, Spk I 58,26 (ad S I 18,25); so lokavis-
suto ~o ahosi, Bv-a 254,3; Vibh-a 415,27; seyyathā pi
āvuso ~e udapāno, S II 118,4; — ifc. maru-° (Pv-a
112,28); mahā-° (As 117,25).[[side 157]]