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āsevan

[ā/a], fn. [ts.; sa. only n.; BHS only f.],
cultivation, practice; repetition; enjoyment; cases where
f. and n. have identical forms are treated under f.;
f.
Sadd 81,11; nom. sg. dhammānaṁ ~ā bhāvanā ba-
hulīkammaṁ, M I 301,15 ≠ II 174,1; sa bhusaṁ
sevīyatī ti ~ā, Paṭis-a 131,19; Paṭis II 70,26 (Paṭis-a
569,30 ādito sevanā); Dhs 1354 ≠ 1367; Vibh-a-mṭ
Be 1960 156,6 ad Vibh-a 262,18; Kv 510,3 foll.; —
acc.
cittaṁ ~aṁ labhati, Vism 238,30; 670,4 (-mhṭ
Be 1960 II 479,28 ādarena sevanaṁ); Tikap 303,3;
instr. kathaṁ . . . attānaṁ rakkhanto paraṁ
rakkhati? ~āya bhāvanāya bahulīkammena, S V
169,16; dat. (pañca) sīlāni cittassa . . . ~āya bhāvan-
āya bahulīkammāya . . . samvattanti, Vism 50,29 foll.
(-mhṭ Be 1960 I 81,10 foll.) quoted from Paṭis I
46,11 foll.;n. Sadd √1487 (v. l. āsecana, read
āsavana?); nom. sg. na hot' ~aṁ, Abhidh-av 99,23*;
ekass' ~aṁ n'atthi, tasmā dve anulomakā tehi ~aṁ
laddhā, 126,22*; ~an ti vāsanaṁ °paccayaṁ vā,
Manis Be (1964) II 416,4; — instr. vāsanāsaṅkhātena
~ena, Moh 328,3; — loc. ~e tīni, Tikap 84,12; — ifc.
diṭṭhâ° (Pj II 346,26), pubbâ° (Pj II 346,28). āsevanā