embrocation

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noun em·bro·ca·tion \ˌem-brə-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of embrocation

Origin and Etymology of embrocation

Middle English embrocacioun, from Middle French embrocacion, from Medieval Latin embrocation-, embrocatio, from Late Latin embrocare to rub with lotion, from Greek embroche lotion, from en- + brechein to wet


First Known Use: 15th century


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embrocation

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noun em·bro·ca·tion \ˌem-brə-ˈkā-shən\

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