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Middle English contentacioun payment, from Medieval Latin contentation-, contentatio, from contentatus (past participle of contentare to pay, satisfy, from Latin contentus) + -ion-, -io -ion
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“Contentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contentation. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.
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