aspection

noun
as·​pec·​tion | \ aˈspekshən \
plural -s

Definition of aspection

1 archaic : viewing
2 : seasonal variation in the appearance or makeup of a plant community usually relatable to seasonal climatic variation — compare annuation

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History and Etymology for aspection

Latin aspection-, aspectio, from Latin aspectus (past participle of aspicere) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Aspection.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aspection. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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