CAN YOU FEEL THE WEAL WITH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ?
Did you collect all of last week’s words, but eftsoons forget what they mean? Don’t worry, we’re here to jog your memory. See how many words from the week of May 18 to 24 you can get right!
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Origin of -ation
< Latin -ātiōn- (stem of -ātiō), equivalent to -ā- stem vowel + -tiōn- -tion
Words nearby -ation
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British Dictionary definitions for -ation
suffix forming nouns
Word Origin for -ation
from Latin -ātiōn-, suffix of abstract nouns, from -ātus -ate 1 + -iōn -ion
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