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ava-kantati

, pr. 3 sg. [sa. ava-kṛntati, √kṛt; cf.
Sadd 362,23-25], to cut off (piecemeal); 3 pl. ~anti,
Pv-a 213,23 (= 'okantanti'); impers. 2 pl., puthuso
maṁ vi-kantetvā khaṇḍaso ~atha, Ja IV 155,27*
(Ct.); part. m. pl. ~antā, Ja IV 156,7'; pp. avakanta,
avakantita, qq. v.