invection

noun in·vec·tion \-kshən\

Definition of invection

plural

-s

  1. :  an introduction of something from an outside source an invection of … battle smoke floated among islands of rose-tinted altocumulus — K. M. Dodson

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Origin and Etymology of invection

Latin invection-, invectio, from invectus (past participle of invehere to carry in, bring in) + -ion-, -io -ion


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