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1kāraka-hetu,

m., name of an alaṁkāra; two varieties of the alaṁkāra are known as hetu, where the effect of existence or non existence of something is provoked by aproductive” cause; cf. Gerow, Glossary 1971: 329; Kāvyād 2.235; bhāvakicco ~u, Subodh-ṭ 213,18 (= janakahetu, 214,7); abhāvakicco ~u, Subodh-ṭ 214,8; — °‑viraha, m., the absence of an effective cause; asaṅkhāta­tāya pan’ assa (sc. nibbānassa) ~ato padaṭṭhānaṁ natthi, Moh 74,31.