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a-phala

, mfn. [ts.] (a) fruitless, barren; un-
profitable;
Dhp 51 = Th 323 (subhāsitā vācā ~ā hoti
akubbato); MN II 155,28 (~aṁ brahmacariyaṁ);
AN I 225,1! (do.); MN II 221,34-222,1 (~o upakkamo,
~aṁ padhānaṁ); SN IV 169,29 (~aṁ jīvitānaṁ,
scil. suttaṁ (sleep); vañjhaṁ +); Ja III 253,13*
(~aṁ madhuram vācaṁ); 339,24* (~aṁ giram udīri-
taṁ); 495,10*-n* (~aṁ dumaṁ); 13* (~o, scil. dumo);
VI 61,5* (phalī ambo ~o ca; see Sadd 794,3); 557,4
(~ā rukkhā); 557,8* (~ā va [so Lk] phalino rukkhā));
Mil 95,13 = 96,18 (adhikāro vañjho bhavati ~o);
a-phala(b) n. subst.; no fruit, perhaps in phalâphala (q. v.).