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upatthambhaka

, mfn. [sa. upastambhaka],
a. upholding, supporting, strengthening, consolidating;
esp.
b. designation of a kind of kamma which con-
solidates
(upatthambheti) another kamma; — a.
attano pakkhassa ~ā bhikkhū ("siding with"), Sp
1288,30 (ad Vin II 247,35 sandiṭṭhe sambhatte bhik-
khū); °'aṭṭhena vā ime tayo (se. dhammā) āhārā ti
vuttā. ime hi sampayuttaka-dhammānaṁ, kaba-
liṅkārâhāro viya rūpa-kāyassa, °-vasena paccayā
honti, As 153,16-19; sahajāta-dhammā attano dham-
matāy' eva ~ā siyuṁ, Maṇis Be I 1963 322,10; —
b. cf. s. v. upaghātaka; janakaṁ . . . rūpârūpa-
vipāka-kkhandhe janeti, ~aṁ pana vipākaṁ janetuṁ
na sakkoti: aññena kammena dinnāya paṭisandhiyā
janite vipāke uppajjanaka-sukha-dukkhaṁ upat-
thambheti, addhānaṁ pavatteti, Vism 601,27-32 =
Mp II 216,27-31 = Abhidh-av 117,28-33 = Paṭis-a 576,
19-23 (preceded by another description Mp II 216,
19-26); 9th in a list of ekādasa kammāni (omitting
ahosi-k.) of suttantika-pariyāya, Mp II 210,29; —
ifc. dhātû° (Spk II 168,15,20).