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paramita

[ pah-ruhm-i-tuh ]
/ pɑˈrʌm ɪ tə /
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noun Buddhism.

any of the practices prescribed for one aspiring to nirvana.

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Origin of paramita

<Sanskrit and Pali pāramitā perfection
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