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provocation

noun

Definition of PROVOCATION

1
something that arouses a strong response from another <a patient man who gets angry only from the greatest of provocations>
Near Antonyms subduing
2
something that arouses action or activity <ready to retaliate at the slightest provocation>

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