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languishment

[lang-gwish-muh nt] /ˈlæŋ gwɪʃ mənt/
noun, Archaic.
1.
the act or state of languishing.
2.
a languishing expression.
Origin of languishment
1535-1545
First recorded in 1535-45; languish + -ment
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