plural -s
obsolete : decurrence
[Latin decursion-, decursio] obsolete : a military maneuver of classical antiquity
specifically : a procession of armed troops around a funeral pile

Word History


Late Latin decursion-, decursio, from Latin, military maneuver, from decursus (past participle of decurrere) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Decursion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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