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final nirvana (hatsunehan 般涅槃)

S. parinirvāa. 1. The ultimate escape from the round of rebirth that Shakamuni Buddha attained upon his death, as opposed to the "nirvana with remainder" that he attained upon awakening and becoming a buddha. 2. A euphemistic reference to the death of any Buddhist monk.