Origin of participation
Examples from the Web for participation
Krivov was arrested in October 2012, on the dubious charges of participation in “mass riots.”Behind Bars for the Holidays: 11 Political Prisoners We Want to See Free In 2015|Movements.Org|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tweeting and Instagramming about their participation, making themselves the story like they want to be congratulated.
Apparently the participation of Prince George has, however, been ruled out.
Modern threats make it necessary at times to act without the participation of Congress.
For these individuals, their participation in the study will be concluded.
The people of these two countries are all experienced in self-government as a result of participation in political affairs.The Fight For The Republic in China|Bertram Lenox Putnam Weale
The participation of the Cushman sisters in this entertainment greatly enhanced its interest and attractiveness.William E. Burton: Actor, Author, and Manager|William L. Keese
At this same meeting of October 13, active measures were taken to forward the American participation in the Congress.
They did not wish to consummate their crime in darkness, for people might then have denied the participation of the Quraish.The Life of Mohammad|Etienne Dinet
Tom always had to be "worked up" to participation in my ideas, but in the end he almost invariably succumbed.A Far Country, Complete|Winston Churchill
Word Origin and History for participation
late 14c., from Old French participacion (13c.) and directly from Late Latin participationem (nominative participatio) "partaking," noun of action from past participle stem of Latin participare "participate in, share in, partake of; to make partaker, to share, impart," from particeps (genitive participis) "partaker, comrade, fellow soldier," also, as an adjective, "sharing, partaking," from pars (genitive partis) "part" (see part (n.)) + -cip-, weak form of stem of capere "to take" (see capable).