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    jié     a kalpa / an eon

Grammar: Noun
Notes: Sanskrit equivalent: kalpa, Pāli: kappa, Japanese: kō; a very long unit of time, equal to 4.32 billion years according to the Puranas (FGDB '劫'; JEBD 'Kō')
Synonyms: 劫波
Topic: Buddhism

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