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kara-kaṭaka

, m. [EWA-2 (Vol. III) s.v. kaṅkaṭa3],
pulley-machine (arab. cherd); cf. Th. Schiøler, Roman
and Islamic Water-lifting Wheels,
1973: 85; mentioned
together with well-wipe
(tulā), and well-wheel (cakka-
vaṭṭaka); anujānāmi ... tulaṁ ~aṁ cakkavaṭṭakan ti,
Vin II 122,15; (~o ti vuccati gone vā [so read] yojetvā
hatthehi vā gahetvā dīghavarattāhi ākaḍḍhanayan-
taṁ, Sp 1208,7; Vjb 514,10-11; cf. O. v. HINÜBER,
Saeculum XXIX 1978: 228); cammakhaṇḍaṁ nāma
tulāya vā ~e (so read with Be) vā yojetabbakaṁ cam-
mabhājanaṁ, Sp 1208,10.