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āvattana

, n. [sa. āvartana = BHS], turning back,
bending back, return, reversion
; — sg. instr, na ca te-
saṁ hīnāy' ~ena Jinasāsanam hlḷitaṁ hoti, Mil 251,27
(cf. āvattati 2.); — abl. nangalassa phālassa ~ato,
naṅgalaṁ ito c' ito ca āvattetvā khette kasanato, Th-a I
71,32, cf. āvattani(n); — gen. n'atthi ~assa bhūmi
(0: āvatto), Peṭ 193,7 (cf. ib. 201,14); — evaṁ ariyā
catukkamaggaṁ paññāpenti abudhajanasevitāya bā-
lakantāya rattavāsiniyā nandiyā bhavataṇhāya ~'at-
thaṁ, Nett 113,16; — — ifc. v. an-°, devatâ° (Ja VI
489,22'); — cf- āvaṭṭana,