adjective belonging to the open air, one who lives in the open, the practice of certain ascetics. DN.i.167; MN.i.282; AN.iii.220; Vin.v.131, Vin.v.193; Ja.iv.8 (+ nesajjika); Pp.69; Mil.20, Mil.342. (One of the 13 Dhutaṃgas). See also Mnd.188; Cnd.587.

  • -aṅga the practice or system of the “campers-out” Mnd.558 (so read for abbhokāsi-kankhā, cp. Mnd.188).

fr. abbhokāsa