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intension

intension

noun in·ten·sion \in-ˈten(t)-shən\

Definition of INTENSION

1
:  intensity
2
:  connotation 3
in·ten·sion·al \-ˈtench-nəl, -ˈten(t)-shə-nəl\ adjective
in·ten·sion·al·i·ty \-ˌten(t)-shə-ˈna-lə-tē\ noun
in·ten·sion·al·ly \-ˈtench-nə-lē, -ˈten(t)-shə-nəl-ē\ adverb

First Known Use of INTENSION

1604

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