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a-bhāvaka

, mfn., (a ) [3a + bhāva = sexual
differentiation, see
Abhidh-s 27,12 (ṭ). Trsl. p. 155 n 7],
sexless; Sp ad Vin I 86,7 (yo pana paṭisandhiyaṁ yeva
~o uppanno, ayam napuṁsaka-paṇḍako, opp. āsitta-
paṇḍako, etc.); — (b) = abhāva, m. (q. v.); ifc. v. tad-°
(Abhidh-av 103,22*); — °-gabbha-seyyaka, mfn.
[cf. sa. garbha + çayyā], a sexless foetus; gen. pl.
~ānam (aṇḍajānaṁ ca), Vibh-a 169,30 = Vism 559,1
≠ Abhidh-av 77,26* (opp. sabhāvassa dehino, ib. 25*).