assation

noun
as·​sa·​tion | \ aˈsāshən \
plural -s

Definition of assation

archaic
: the act of baking or roasting

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History and Etymology for assation

French, from Middle French, from Latin assatus (past participle of assare to roast, from assus roasted, from ardēre to burn) + Middle French -ion

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“Assation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/assation. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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