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ukkaṭṭha-pariccheda

, m., (techn. term of ct.s)
determination of the maximum; "maximum definition",
definition of a whole by stating or mentioning
(only) the
highest or most prominent part
(s) or categories); (hair
may grow
) dumāsikaṁ vā duvaṅgulaṁ vā; evaṁ
ayaṁ ubhayenâpi ~o va vutto, Sp 1200,26; (after
description of extreme forms of laziness
) ayam ettha
~o, tato lāmaka-paricchedenâpi pana alaso "alaso"
tv eva veditabbo, Pj II 170,5; ~ato pabhuti tatiyaṁ
(sikkhāpadaṁ) dassento āha: abrahmacariyan ti (pre-
cept of absolute
brahmacariya followed by restriction to
intercourse with own wife if complete continence is im-
possible
), 376,30; evaṁ ukkaṭṭhānaṁ sacchikata-
bhāvaṁ pakāsetvā . . . °-vasena sesa-satta-lokassa
sacchikata-bhāvaṁ pakāsento "sa-deva-manussan" ti
āha, Ps II 201,34; deva-manussānan ti . . . °-vasen'
etaṁ vuttaṁ bhabba-puggala-pariccheda-vasena ca,
bhagavā pana tiracchāna-gatānam pi anusāsani-
ppadānena satthā yeva, Sp 121,14 (= Vism 208,22
≠ Pj II 444,2; Sp-ṭ Be 1960 1293,15: ukkaṭṭha-
satta-pariccheda-vasena); dipad'uttaman ti . . . bha-
gavā na kevalaṁ dipad'uttamo eva, atha kho yāvatā
sattā apadā vā . . . pe . . . sabbesaṁ uttamo, atha
kho °-vasena dipad'uttamo tv eva vuccati, dvipadā
hi sabba-sattānaṁ ukkaṭṭhā, Pj II 160,25; — see
further
Pj II 182,21; 229,5;'Sp 125,28; 784,13; Mp IV
27,15; Kkh 95,16; Tikap 63,8 = Moh 333,36; —
°-desanā, f., instruction by way of "maximum defini-
tion";
purisassā ti ~ā, yato na kevalaṁ purisassa,
itthi-y-ādīnam pi saddhāvittam eva seṭṭhaṁ, Pj II
231,30.