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assentation

[as-en-tey-shuh n] /ˌæs ɛnˈteɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the practice of assenting readily, especially obsequiously.
Origin of assentation
1475-1485
First recorded in 1475-85, assentation is from the Latin word assentātiōn- (stem of assentātiō). See assent, -ation
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assentation

/ˌæsɛnˈteɪʃən/
noun
1.
servile or hypocritical agreement
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