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kamma-karaṇ'-attha

, m., 1. the sense of performing,
executing any given action; 2. the purpose of conducting
proceedings
3. the purpose of torture; — 1. ifc. daḷhi-°
(Sv 171,21); — 2. ukkhepanīya-° (Sp-ṭ II 362,21); — 3.
ifc. pañca-vidha-bandhanâdi-° (Ps III 430,16).