paramita

[ pah-ruhm-i-tuh ]
/ pɑˈrʌm ɪ tə /

noun Buddhism.

any of the practices prescribed for one aspiring to nirvana.

Origin of paramita

< Sanskrit and Pali pāramitā perfection
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