Definition of -ation

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

History and Etymology for -ation

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

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“-ation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ation. Accessed 25 May. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of -ation

: the action or process of doing something
\ ˈā-shən \

Kids Definition of -ation

1 : action or process computation
2 : something connected with an action or process discoloration

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