amotion

noun amo·tion \ aˈmōshən , əˈ- \

Definition of amotion

plural -s
1 a :removal of a specified object from a place or position
b :ousting; specifically :removal of a corporate officer from office distinguished from disfranchisement
2 :deprivation of possession of property

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Origin and Etymology of amotion

Latin amotion-, amotio removal, from amotus (past participle of amovēre to remove) + -ion-, -io -ion


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