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1kāraṇā,

f. [cf. BHSD, SWTF s.v.], torture, execution by torture, cf. 5karaṇa, kamma-kā̆raṇa 4., kāraṇā̆­ghara q.v.; lex. lit.: ~ā tu yātanā, Abh 407 (qu. Am-k 465); ~âti hiṁsanā, Sadd 517,19; vadho bandha­naṁ ~ā māra­ṇaṁ, Mil 185,2; — anekāhi ~āhi pīḷetvā, Sp 509,19 = Spk II 219,22 (ad kāraṇika, q.v.; yātanāhi, Sp-ṭ II 294,23 (v.l. syā, ka: ghāt-, cf. 2kāraṇika, q.v.) = Spk-pṭ II 184,7, cf. Sadd 517 n. 5); yantarūpaṁ viya kammam eva ~aṁ kāreti, Mp II 227,26; Ps II 59,19; tantarajjukaṁ nāma ~aṁ katvā, Ja IV 87,29; paccekanirayesu ~aṁ kāriyamānānaṁ sattānaṁ, Pv-a 251,5; yāni kamma­karaṇāni karontā … tāsu yeva ~āsu sayaṁ kīranti, pakkhipīyanti, Th-a II 22,6 (ad tath’ eva kīranti, Th 143, cf. Oberlies: 255 n. 2); — °‑kā­raka, cf. kāraṇika, q.v.; — ifc.: kamma‑°; tibba‑°.