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ākāsa-cchadana

, mfn., with sky alone serving as
a roof. Definition at
Ps III 286,22 ff.: ākāsaṁ chada-
naṁ (Ee ākāsaccha°) assā ti ~aṁ, Ct. on temāsam
~aṁ aṭṭhāsi, M II 54,3 = Mil 223,17 (Sinh.: ākāśaya
ma chadanaya koṭa, 'making the sky itself the roof);
cf.
tatth' eva khandhâvāraṁ bandhiṁsu, ākāsam eva
kira nesaṁ chadanaṁ ahosi, Dhp-a III 218,17; ~aṁ
katvā citakamhi adhārayi, Ap Ce 78,19 (Ee (I)
98,16 °yiṁ).