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kāraṇa-sāmañña,

n., the identity of cause(s); tena ~ena sakkā yo koci parābhavapuriso jānituṁ, Pj II 167,32; — °‑visaya, m., the common area of cause (and object), causa materialis; kāraṇavisesavisayo hetu­saddo, ~o pac­caya­saddo, Vism-mhṭ II 268,11, cf. Sv-pṭ I 473,4–7; 1kāraṇa, exeg. (a) xxviii hetu. — Rem.: This distinction between kāraṇa and hetu is limited to technical language, for normal usage cf. Vin III 224,9; Ja V 460,20* s.v. 3kāraṇā, q.v.