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adhi-karaṇa

, n. [ts.], (a) 'placing at the head',
superintending, charge; management of affairs, ad-
ministration;
adhikarīyati etthā ti ~aṁ, Pay fol. je 3;
Pv-a 209,19 (~e niyuttaka-puriso); Ja VI 235,15'
(saggaṁ ~aṁ katvā). — (b) question, lawsuit ( =
'aṭṭa', Sp ad Vin IV 225,1); point in debate (among
adhi-karaṇaadhiṭṭhānaṁ, Sp); 172,32** (Sp); Ja I 148,3 (~aṁ
vinicchituṁ); II 387,14 (dhammena nihataṁ ~aṁ),
see Vin IV 126,15**); see also appâ°, mahâ°; Abh 868
(vivādâdo); cattāri ~āni(vivādâ°, anuvādâ°, āpattâ°,
kiccâ°), MN II 247,3 (Ps) = Vin II 88,18 = IV 126,22'
= V 93,12 (cf. V 47,13); Vin III 163,25** (amūlakaṁ);
~aṁ ādiyati, AN I 75,28; Vin II 298,25; ~aṁ pa-
ṭicchitabbam, Vin V 224,19; ~e āpanno (respondent)
. . .
codako (prosecutor), AN I 53,34 (see adhikaraṇa-
kāraka); ~aṁ uppannaṁ, Dhp-a IV 2,10; ~aṁ karoti,
MN I 122,18 (Ps: ~aṁ ākaḍḍhati); ~aṁ jānāti, AN
V 72,1; Vin V 185,13; ~e ubhato vacīsaṁsāro, etc.,
AN I 79,30 foll.; ~assa vinicchaya-kusalo, Vin V
185,15; ~aṁ vinicchitu-kāmo, Vin II 303,19; ~aṁ
vūpasammati, Vin II 74,1; V 155,14; MN I 443,3;
AN II 239,19; ~aṁ vūpasameti, Vin II 261,1; IV
301,11; V 199,34; MN II 248,3 (~ānaṁ vûpasamo); ~e
samuppanne, Vin V 224,13; vûpasantam ~am kārako
ukkoṭeti, Vin II 94,6 (cf. Ja II 387,14 & Vin IV 126,15**
above). — (c) cause, Abh 868 (kāraṇe); nom. ~aṁ,
AN II 159,2 = SN II 41,2 (khettaṁ . . . vatthu . . .
āyatanaṁ . . . ~aṁ); dukkhass'eva°, Ps I 212,35; acc.
~aṁ, ifc. (adv.) — on account of, in consequence of;
for the sake of, concerning
(= °hetu); MN III 158,5
foll. (vicikicchâ°, etc.); dhammâ°, MN II 146,15;
sometimes also combined with °hetu: micchā-paṭi-
pattâdhikaraṇa-hetu, MN II 197,13 = SN V 19,1;
sammā-paṭipattâ°, MN II 197,16 — SN V 19,10; cf.
kimādhikaraṇaṁ, yatvādhikaraṇaṁ. — (d) also de-
noting a syntactic relation, see
tulyâ°, samānâ°, esp.
the sense of the locative case
(cf. ādhāra, bhum-
mavaçana); Abh 868 (ādhāre); Pj I 106,8-10 (adhi-
karaṇattho bhāvena-bhāva-lakkhaṇattho ca sambha-
vati . . . ~aṁ hi kālâkhyo samūhâkhyo ca samayo;
cf. Pāṇ 113,36-37) ≠ PsI 9,14-16; cf. Sadd 734,21;
Pj II 210,26 (°atthe bhummavacanaṁ). — Ifc., v.
an-°, anuvādâ°, appamādâ°, appâ°, āpattâ°,
ārakkhâ
°, kāmâ°, kiccâ°, kimādhikaraṇaṁ,
tulyâ°, dosâ
°, dhammâ°, nihatâ°, pabbajjâ°,
pamādâ
°, bhogâ°, mahâ°, muddâ°, mohâ°,
yaññâ°, yatvādhikaraṇaṁ, rāgâ°, rūpâ°, vivādâ
°,
samānâ°.