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-ation

-ation

noun suffix

: the action or process of doing something

Full Definition of -ATION

:  action or process <flirtation> :  something connected with an action or process <discoloration>

Origin of -ATION

Latin -ation-, -atio, from -a-, stem vowel of 1st conjunction + -tion-, -tio, noun suffix

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