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adjuration

noun

Definition of ADJURATION

1
an earnest request <though he was loath to take over the family business, he couldn't refuse his ailing father's adjuration>
2
an opinion suggesting a wise or proper course of action <an adjuration to check the facts carefully before publishing the exposé on corruption in the statehouse>

April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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