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(or ottharaṇa), n. [sa. ava-
starana; cf. next], (a) covering; (b) overpowering (by
a sudden attack
); Ja II 336,4 (loc. °-kāle; b); Ja II
104,11 (°-bhāva, m. abstr.; b); Sv I 274,3 (so Se; Ee
avatthāraṇa-°); — ifc. v. piṭṭhi-pādôttharaṇa° (Ps
II 354,4; a); mahikôttharaṇa (Mil 299,31; a; see
mahikā). ava-ttharaṇa