fulguration

noun
ful·gu·ra·tion | \ ˌfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˈrā-shən , ˌfu̇l-jə- , fəl- \

Definition of fulguration 

1 : the act or process of flashing like lightning

Other words from fulguration

fulgurate \ˈfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˌrāt, ˈfu̇l-jə-, ˈfəl- \ transitive verb

First Known Use of fulguration

1633, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for fulguration

Latin fulguration-, fulguratio sheet lightning, from fulgurare to flash with lightning, from fulgur lightning, from fulgēre

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fulguration

noun
ful·gu·ra·tion | \ ˌfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˈrā-shən , ˌfu̇l-jə- , ˌfəl- \

Medical Definition of fulguration 

Other words from fulguration

fulgurate \ˈfu̇l-g(y)ə-ˌrāt, -jə-, ˈfəl- \ transitive verb fulgurated; fulgurating

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