inauguration

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noun in·au·gu·ra·tion \-ˌnȯ-gyə-ˈrā-shən, -gə-\

Definition of inauguration

  1. :  an act of inaugurating; especially :  a ceremonial induction into office

Examples of inauguration in a sentence

  1. <the pomp and circumstance of a presidential inauguration>

1569

First Known Use of inauguration

1569


INAUGURATION Defined for Kids

inauguration

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noun in·au·gu·ra·tion \i-ˌnȯ-gyə-ˈrā-shən\

Definition of inauguration for Students

  1. :  an act or ceremony of introducing into office <a president's inauguration>



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