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kappāpeti)

, pr. 3 sg. [caus. < kappeti, q.v.], 1. to
cause to make ready; used of the act of putting the trap-
pings on an elephant; 2. to cause to array
(in battle forma-
tion
); 3. to have (one's beard) trimmed; 4. to cause to saw
off;
forms: pr. 3 pl. ~enti; imp. 2 sg. ~ehi; abs. ~etvā;
— 1. hatthiyānāni ~ehī ti, D I 49,22; pañcamattāni
hatthinikāsatāni ~etvā, D I 49,25 (= ārohaṇasajjāni
kāretvā, Sv 147,9 foll); hatthiyānāni ~etvā, Ja V
262,22; — 2. caturaṅginiṁ senaṁ ~etvā, D II 189,27;
— 3. chabbaggiyā bhikkhū massuṁ ~enti, Vin II
134,5 (= kattariyā massuṁ chedāpenti, Sp 1211,1); —
4. bodhisatto ... purimanayen' eva ~etvā avasesa-
dante adāsi, Ja I 321,22.