koḷāpa

(and kolāpa) adjective

  1. dry, sapless; always applied to wood, freq. in similes SN.iv.161, SN.iv.185; MN.i.242; MN.iii.95; Ja.iii.495; Mil.151; Dhp-a.ii.51; Dhp-a.iv.166.
  2. hollow tree Cnd.40; Snp-a.355 (where Weber, Ind. Streifen v.1862, p. 429 suggests reading koṭara = Sk. koṭara hollow tree; unwarranted).