impartation

noun
im·​par·​ta·​tion | \ im-ˌpär-ˈtā-shən How to pronounce impartation (audio) \
plural impartations

Definition of impartation

: the act of imparting something (such as knowledge or wisdom) : a granting or communication of something held in store Parenthood, at least in my experience, won't bear ideologies. There exists no universal system for the successful impartation of certain values to children …— Vinson Cunningham Financial planner Michelle Perry Higgins believes we have a crisis on our hands. A crisis that begins upon graduation from high school and the inadequate impartation of basic personal finance skills to ensure students stay on a budget and manage their finances effectively …Business Wire

First Known Use of impartation

1781, in the meaning defined above

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“Impartation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/impartation. Accessed 11 Apr. 2021.

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