agré·​a·​tion | \ä-grā-ä-ˈsyōⁿ\
plural -s

Definition of agréation 

: a diplomatic procedure by which a state determines in advance whether a proposed envoy will be acceptable to the receiving state — compare agrément

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First Known Use of agréation

1598, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agréation

French, literally, approval, from agréer to agree + -ation

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