adverb dividing, analysing, detailing; in detail (˚-) DN.iii.229 (˚vyākaraṇīya pañha “discriminating reply” translation); AN.ii.46 (˚vacana analysis)- -vāda the Vibhajja doctrine, i.e. the doctrine which analyses, or the “religion of logic or reason”; a term identical with theravāda, the doctrine of the Elders i.e. the original teaching of the Buddhist church -vādin one who teaches the V. doctrine, epithet of the Buddha Mhvs.5, Mhvs.271; Tikp.366; Vb-a.130; cp. Kvu translation introd. p. 38.
ger. of vibhajati