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amarā

, f. (a) according to Ct.s on amarā-
vikkhepa (q. v.) name of a flsh hard to catch because
of its quick movements
, ~ā nāma maccha-jāti, sa
ummujjana-nimujjana-vasena udake sandhāvamānā
gahetuṁ na sakkoti (or na sakkā), Sv I 115,16-18 (ex-
plaining
amarāvikkhepa; cf. Bhes V 74 = āňda-mas,
sn = an eel) ≠ Ps III 234.1-2 (= Sp-ṭ ad Sp I 60,19;
abridged mṭ ad As 371,23); Sadd 500,10 (v. l. amaro; see
2a-mara, b); — (b) [ts.] a housepillar, womb(^), MTD.