deploration

noun
dep·​lo·​ra·​tion | \ ˌdepləˈrāshən; ˌdēˌplōrˈā-, -ȯˈrā- \
plural -s

Definition of deploration

: the act of deploring : lamentation

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History and Etymology for deploration

Latin deploration-, deploratio, from deploratus (past participle of deplorare) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Deploration.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/deploration. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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