[ noh-tuh-fi-key-shuh n ]
/ ˌnoʊ tə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən /


a formal notifying or informing.
an act or instance of notifying, making known, or giving notice; notice.
a written or printed notice, announcement, or warning: Notifications were mailed to the winners.

Origin of notification

1325–75; Middle English notificacioun < Medieval Latin nōtificātiōn- (stem of nōtificātiō). See notify, -ation

OTHER WORDS FROM notification

non·no·ti·fi·ca·tion, nounre·no·ti·fi·ca·tion, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for notification

/ (ˌnəʊtɪfɪˈkeɪʃən) /


the act of notifying
a formal announcement
something that notifies; a notice
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