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Latin -ification-, -ificatio, from -i- + -ficatio -fication
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if/had (two people's) situations been reversed
if he/she is day
if I may/might say so
if I may say so
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“-ification.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-ification. Accessed 12 December 2019.
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a period of high artistic development
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