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a-sāra

, mfn. [ts.], without substance, unsubstan-
tial, worthless
(in opp. with sāra, m., perh. better as
a-sāra, m. o: pheggu); n. tucchaṁ . . . ~aṁ pheggu,
Abh 698; (1) said of certain plants, trees, etc.; yathā
naḷo ~o nissāro sārâpagato (+ eraṇḍo, udumbaro . . .
kadali-kkhandho, māyā), Nidd II 279,2-7, quoted Vism
654,36 foll.; asāra-rukkha-paricito, Ps II 279,30;
kiṁ . . . kāya-kalinā ~ena, Thī 458; ~e kaḷevare, Thī
470; (2) said of the khandhas, the world, wealth,
opinions;
rūpaṁ ~aṁ nissāraṁ, etc., Nidd II 278,34
(+ vedanā . . . viññāṇaṁ), quoted Vism 654,28
(oil.; [~o loko, Sn 937, ' Nidd I 409,14—410,17; but
see
asara, mfn.]; satthā ca me lokam imam adhiṭṭhahi
aniccato addhuvato ~ato, Th 1131; ~assa dhanassa
dānaṁ sāro, Ja IV 7,24; ~e sāra-matino sāre câsāra-
dassino, Dhp 11 (Dhp-a: cattāro paccayā, dasa-
vatthukā micchādiṭṭhi, tassā upanissaya-bhūtā dham-
ma-desanā ti ayaṁ ~o nāma); sārañ ca sărato ñatvā
~añca ~ato, Dhp 12; ~esu diṭṭhigatesu, Ud-a 343,15;
~e sāra-yoga-ññu, Ja IV 429,3* (Ct.: '~e' ti nissāra-
lokāyatavedasamaye, 'sārayogaññū' ti sāra-yutto esa
samayo ti maññamāno).