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ḍaṁsa,【陽】虻(a yellow fly,gadfly (orig.“the bite”))。ḍaṁsa-makasa-vātā-tapa-siriṁsapa-samphassānaṁ paṭighātāya,爲了防禦虻、蚊、風、太陽、爬蟲類的接觸。
PTS Pali-English dictionary The Pali Text Society's Pali-English dictionary
Ḍaṁsa,[see ḍasati] a yellow fly,gadfly (orig.“the bite”) Nd2 268 (=pingala-makkhika,same at J.III,263 & SnA 101); usually in combn with other biting or stinging sensations,as °siriṁsapa Sn.52,& freq.in cpd.ḍaṁsa-makasa-vāt’ātapa-siriṁsapa-samphassa M.I,10= A.II,117,143=III,163; A.III,388; V,15; Vin.I,3; Nd2 s.v.(enumd under var.kinds of dukkhā); Vism.31 (here expld as ḍaṁsana-makkhikā or andha-makkhikā).(Page 291)

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