noun \a-ˈfyü-zhən\

Definition of AFFUSION

:  an act of pouring a liquid on (as in baptism)

Origin of AFFUSION

Late Latin affusion-, affusio, from Latin affundere to pour on, from ad- + fundere to pour — more at found
First Known Use: 1615


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