noun in·stinc·tion \ə̇nzˈtiŋ(k)shən, ə̇nˈst-\

Definition of instinction



  1. 1 obsolete :  instinct

  2. 2 :  instinctive behavior

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Origin and Etymology of instinction

obsolete English, instigation, inspiration, from Middle French, from Late Latin instinction-, instinctio, from Latin instinctus (past participle) + -ion-, -io -ion

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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