Abacination - (n.) The act of abacinating.
Abalienation - (n.) The act of abalienating; alienation; estrangement.
Abannation - (n.) Alt. of Abannition
Abomination - (n.) The feeling of extreme disgust and hatred; abhorrence;
detestation; loathing; as, he holds tobacco in abomination.
Abomination - (n.) That which is abominable; anything hateful, wicked, or
shamefully vile; an object or state that excites disgust and hatred; a
hateful or shameful vice; pollution.
Abomination - (n.) A cause of pollution or wickedness.
Accombination - (n.) A combining together.
Acumination - (n.) A sharpening; termination in a sharp point; a tapering
Adnation - (n.) The adhesion or cohesion of different floral verticils or
sets of organs.
Adornation - (n.) Adornment.
Adunation - (n.) A uniting; union.
Agglutination - (n.) The act of uniting by glue or other tenacious
substance; the state of being thus united; adhesion of parts.
Agglutination - (n.) Combination in which root words are united with
little or no change of form or loss of meaning. See Agglutinative, 2.
Agnation - (n.) Consanguinity by a line of males only, as distinguished
Agnomination - (n.) A surname.
Agnomination - (n.) Paronomasia; also, alliteration; annomination.
Alienation - (n.) The act of alienating, or the state of being alienated.
Alienation - (n.) A transfer of title, or a legal conveyance of property
Alienation - (n.) A withdrawing or estrangement, as of the affections.
Alienation - (n.) Mental alienation; derangement of the mental faculties;
insanity; as, alienation of mind.
Alternation - (n.) The reciprocal succession of things in time or place;
the act of following and being followed by turns; alternate succession,
performance, or occurrence; as, the alternation of day and night, cold
and heat, summer and winter, hope and fear.
Alternation - (n.) Permutation.
Alternation - (n.) The response of the congregation speaking alternately
with the minister.
Annomination - (n.) Paronomasia; punning.
Annomination - (n.) Alliteration.
Antinational - (a.) Antagonistic to one's country or nation, or to a
Antivaccination - (n.) Opposition to vaccination.
Antivaccinationist - (n.) An antivaccinist.
Arenation - (n.) A sand bath; application of hot sand to the body.
Assassination - (n.) The act of assassinating; a killing by treacherous
Assignation - (n.) The act of assigning or allotting; apportionment.
Assignation - (n.) An appointment of time and place for meeting or
interview; -- used chiefly of love interviews, and now commonly in a
Assignation - (n.) A making over by transfer of title; assignment.
Bombination - (n.) A humming or buzzing.
Cachinnation - (n.) Loud or immoderate laughter; -- often a symptom of
hysterical or maniacal affections.
Calcination - (n.) The act or process of disintegrating a substance, or
rendering it friable by the action of heat, esp. by the expulsion of
some volatile matter, as when carbonic and acid is expelled from
carbonate of calcium in the burning of limestone in order to make lime.
Calcination - (n.) The act or process of reducing a metal to an oxide or
metallic calx; oxidation.
Carnation - (n.) The natural color of flesh; rosy pink.
Carnation - (n.) Those parts of a picture in which the human body or any
part of it is represented in full color; the flesh tints.
Carnation - (n.) A species of Dianthus (D. Caryophyllus) or pink, having
very beautiful flowers of various colors, esp. white and usually a
rich, spicy scent.
Carnationed - (a.) Having a flesh color.
Catenation - (n.) Connection of links or union of parts, as in a chain; a
regular or connected series. See Concatenation.
Cenation - (n.) Meal-taking; dining or supping.
Chlorination - (n.) The act or process of subjecting anything to the
action of chlorine; especially, a process for the extraction of gold by
exposure of the auriferous material to chlorine gas.
Circination - (n.) An orbicular motion.
Circination - (n.) A circle; a concentric layer.
Citrination - (n.) The process by which anything becomes of the color of
a lemon; esp., in alchemy, the state of perfection in the philosopher's
stone indicated by its assuming a deep yellow color.
Coadunation - (n.) Union, as in one body or mass; unity.
Cognation - (n.) Relationship by blood; descent from the same original;
Cognation - (n.) Participation of the same nature.
Cognation - (n.) That tie of consanguinity which exists between persons
descended from the same mother; -- used in distinction from agnation.
Cognomination - (n.) A cognomen or surname.
Coinquination - (n.) Defilement.
Combination - (n.) The act or process of combining or uniting persons and
Combination - (n.) The result of combining or uniting; union of persons
or things; esp. a union or alliance of persons or states to effect some
purpose; -- usually in a bad sense.
Combination - (n.) The act or process of uniting by chemical affinity, by
which substances unite with each other in definite proportions by
weight to form distinct compounds.
Combination - (n.) The different arrangements of a number of objects, as
letters, into groups.
Commination - (n.) A threat or threatening; a denunciation of punishment
Commination - (n.) An office in the liturgy of the Church of England,
used on Ash Wednesday, containing a recital of God's anger and
judgments against sinners.
Compagination - (n.) Union of parts; structure.
Conation - (n.) The power or act which directs or impels to effort of any
kind, whether muscular or psychical.
Concatenation - (n.) A series of links united; a series or order of
things depending on each other, as if linked together; a chain, a
Concrimination - (n.) A joint accusation.
Condemnation - (n.) The act of condemning or pronouncing to be wrong;
censure; blame; disapprobation.
Condemnation - (n.) The act of judicially condemning, or adjudging
guilty, unfit for use, or forfeited; the act of dooming to punishment
Condemnation - (n.) The state of being condemned.
Condemnation - (n.) The ground or reason of condemning.
Condonation - (n.) The act of condoning or pardoning.
Condonation - (n.) Forgiveness, either express or implied, by a husband
of his wife or by a wife of her husband, for a breach of marital duty,
as adultery, with an implied condition that the offense shall not be
Conglutination - (n.) A gluing together; a joining by means of some
tenacious substance; junction; union.
Connation - (n.) Connection by birth; natural union.
Consarcination - (n.) A patching together; patchwork.
Consignation - (n.) The act of consigning; the act of delivering or
committing to another person, place, or state.
Consignation - (n.) The act of ratifying or establishing, as if by
signing; confirmation; ratification.
Consignation - (n.) A stamp; an indication; a sign.
Consternation - (n.) Amazement or horror that confounds the faculties,
and incapacitates for reflection; terror, combined with amazement;
Contamination - (n.) The act or process of contaminating; pollution;
defilement; taint; also, that which contaminates.
Contignation - (n.) The act or process of framing together, or uniting,
as beams in a fabric.
Contignation - (n.) A framework or fabric, as of beams.
Coordination - (n.) The act of coordinating; the act of putting in the
same order, class, rank, dignity, etc.; as, the coordination of the
executive, the legislative, and the judicial authority in forming a
government; the act of regulating and combining so as to produce
harmonious results; harmonious adjustment; as, a coordination of
Coordination - (n.) The state of being coordinate, or of equal rank,
dignity, power, etc.
Coronation - (n.) The act or solemnity of crowning a sovereign; the act
of investing a prince with the insignia of royalty, on his succeeding
to the sovereignty.
Coronation - (n.) The pomp or assembly at a coronation.
Crastination - (n.) Procrastination; a putting off till to-morrow.
Crenation - (n.) A rounded tooth on the edge of a leaf.
Crenation - (n.) The condition of being crenate.
Crimination - (n.) The act of accusing; accusation; charge; complaint.
Cross-examination - (n.) The interrogating or questioning of a witness by
the party against whom he has been called and examined. See
Culmination - (n.) The attainment of the highest point of altitude
reached by a heavently body; passage across the meridian; transit.
Culmination - (n.) Attainment or arrival at the highest pitch of glory,
Damnation - (n.) The state of being damned; condemnation; openly
Damnation - (n.) Condemnation to everlasting punishment in the future
state, or the punishment itself.
Damnation - (n.) A sin deserving of everlasting punishment.
Declination - (n.) The act or state of bending downward; inclination; as,
declination of the head.
Declination - (n.) The act or state of falling off or declining from
excellence or perfection; deterioration; decay; decline.
Declination - (n.) The act of deviating or turning aside; oblique motion;
Declination - (n.) The act or state of declining or refusing; withdrawal;
Declination - (n.) The angular distance of any object from the celestial
equator, either northward or southward.
Declination - (n.) The arc of the horizon, contained between the vertical
plane and the prime vertical circle, if reckoned from the east or west,
or between the meridian and the plane, reckoned from the north or
Declination - (n.) The act of inflecting a word; declension. See Decline,
v. t., 4.