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embarkation

or em·bar·ca·tion

[ em-bahr-key-shuhn ]
/ ˌɛm bɑrˈkeɪ ʃən /
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noun
the act, process, or an instance of embarking.
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Origin of embarkation

1635–45; <French embarcation<Spanish embarcación.See embark, -ation

OTHER WORDS FROM embarkation

non·em·bar·ka·tion, nounre·em·bar·ka·tion, noun
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