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upa-tthambhana

, n. [sa. upastambhana], a.
the upholding, supporting, making firm; b. support,
prop, wedge;
a. patato gehassa °'atthāya thūṇā nāma
balava-paccayo hoti, Sv 124,18; sahajātānaṁ dham-
mānaṁ ~āya, Paṭis II 82,8 ( — °-bhāvāya, Paṭis-a
579,25); imāni pañca °'aṭṭhena balāni nāma vuccanti,
Spk III 87,15 (ad S IV 246,5 pañca mātugāmassa
balāni); b. (mañca-pādassa) ~aṁ, Ja I 447,19,21; —
ifc. aritt'°; — °-paccupaṭṭhāna, mfn. (bhvr.), having
sustaining, strengthening as manifestation;
(kabaliṅ-
kāro āhāro) ~o, Abhidh-av 69,19; — °-bhāva, m.;
~āya, Paṭis-a 579,25, see above a. — °-rasa, mfn.,
having
u. as essential property; viriyaṁ, taṁ pagga-
haṇa-lakkhaṇaṁ, ~aṁ, anosīdana-paccupaṭṭhānaṁ,
Mp II 53,22 ≠ Vism 464,4 (ussāhana-1., sahajātānaṁ
[dhammānaṁ] ~aṁ, asaṁsīdanabhāva-p.) = As 121,
9; — °-lakkhaṇa, mfn., having u. as distinguishing
mark;
~aṁ viriyaṁ, Mil 36,20,24; As 120,26; 121,1;
— °-lakkhaṇatā, f. abstr.; assa (viriyassa) ~ā vedi-
tabbā, As 120,31.