deperdition

noun de·per·di·tion \ˌdē(ˌ)pərˈdishən\

Definition of deperdition

archaic

  1. :  loss, destruction

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Origin and Etymology of deperdition

French déperdition, from Late Latin deperdition-, deperditio loss, from Latin deperditus (past participle of deperdere to destroy, lose, from de- + perdere to lose) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at perdition


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