Truncation sign : * (asterisk) - e.g. kamm*

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, m. and n. and mfn., 1. (mn) a plant, perhaps
some kind of reed ?, see
°-daṇḍa, °-yaṭṭhi; 2. mfn. old,
worn; only in non-canonical Pāli;
gramm. lit.: ~o ti
jiṇṇo, Sadd 540,30; 434,7: reinterpretation of a word no
longer understood; cf.
°-rathaka, °-suppa; 3. w.r. at Ap
389,22 for kontara, q.v.; O. v. HINÜBER, Sprachent-
wicklung und Kulturgeschichte,
AWL Jg. 1992 Nr. 6:
68 foll.