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ācariya-matta

, m(fn)., a person of teacher's
standing, one's possible teacher, esp. about
bhikkhus
of more than five years' standing; ācariyesu ~esu
upajjhāyesu upajjhāyamattesu, Vin I 187,24 foll.;
avassikassa chabbasso ~o, so hi catuvassakāle taṁ
nissāya vacchati, etc., Sp (V) 1085,5; upajjhāye ācariye
~esu, Mil 383,21 (v. l. °-matesu); garubhāvanīyo āca-
riyo vā ~o vā, Vism 297,21 ('~o' ti sīlâdinā ācariya-
ppamāṇo, Vism-mhṭ Se II 94,19).