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actualization

[ ak-choo-uh-luh-zey-shuhn ]
/ ˌæk tʃu ə ləˈzeɪ ʃən /
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noun

the act or process of actualizing.
Psychology. self-actualization.

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The rainy weather could not ________ my elated spirits on my graduation day.

Origin of actualization

First recorded in 1815–25; actualize + -ation
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