immolation

[ im-uh-ley-shuhn ]
/ ˌɪm əˈleɪ ʃən /

noun

an act or instance of immolating.
the state of being immolated.
a sacrifice.

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Origin of immolation

1525–35; <Latin immolātiōn- (stem of immolātiō) offering, sacrifice. See immolate, -ion
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