Abhisamaya: ‘breakthrough or penetration to the realization of the truth’, is the full and direct comprehension of the Four Noble Truths by the Stream-winner sotāpanna see: ariya-puggala. In the Com. the term is represented by ‘penetration’ pativedha. Frequently occurring as dhammābhisamaya ‘realization of the doctrine’ se e: XIII ābhisamaya - samyutta and Pts.M. ābhisamaya - kathā.