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āvajjana-citta

, n., mind in the process of ad-
verting; expl. by cts. as representative cognition;

manodvāre manodhātū ti ~aṁ gahitaṁ, Spk II 396,
18 (being held on the threshold of consciousness); taṁ
(scil. bhavaṅgacittaṁ) niruddham pi ~assa paccayo
bhavitum asamatthaṁ mandaṁ tamagatam eva
pavattamānam pi paribhinnaṁ nāma hoti, Ps II
230,24; there are two kinds of ~a (out of 89 kinds of
citta
), ɔ: kiriyāhetukamanodhātu and kiriyāhetuka-
manoviññāṇadhātu, imāni dve ~āni, Nāmar-s 6,32-35;
cf. āvajjana (Abhidh-av 95,11 ≠ 123,27).