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sthāpaka [ sthApaka ]
mfn. ( fr. Caus. ) causing to stand, placing, fixing etc.
m. the erecter of an image VarBṛS.
a depositor Yājñ. Sch.
( ifc. ) an establisher, founder Cat.
( in dram. ) a kind of stage-director ( assistant of the Sūtra-dhāra [ q.v. ] but not clearly defined in his functions and not mentioned in any of the extant plays ) Bhar. Sāh