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1106. Numeral or quantitative stems

By the suffix çás are made, especially from numeral or quantitative stems, many adverbs of quantity or measure or manner, generally used distributively.

a. Examples are: ekaçás one by oneçataçás by hundredsṛtuçás season by seasonpacchas foot by footakṣaraçás syllable by syllablegaṇaçás in crowdsstambaçás by bunchesparuççás limb by limbtāvacchás in such and such number or quantity: and, in a more general way, sarvaçás whollymukhyaças principallykṛchraças stingily,manmaçás as minded.