incitation

noun
in·ci·ta·tion | \ˌin-ˌsī-ˈtā-shən, ˌin(t)-sə-\

Definition of incitation 

1 : an act of inciting : stimulation

2 : something that incites to action : incentive

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the rabble-rousing speech was seen by many as an incitation to ethnic violence a mild heart attack was all the incitation he needed to adopt an exercise regimen and a healthy diet

First Known Use of incitation

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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