Origin of consummation
Examples from the Web for non-consummation
There now would be difficulty in putting forward the petition on the ground of non-consummation of the marriage.She Stands Accused
Word Origin and History for non-consummation
late 14c., "completion," from Latin consummationem (nominative consummatio), from consummat-, past participle stem of consummare "to sum up, finish," from com- "together" (see com-) + summa "sum, total," from summus "highest" (see sum). Sense of "completion of a marriage (by sexual intercourse)" is c.1530.