plural -s
: an introduction of something from an outside source
an invection of … battle smoke floated among islands of rose-tinted altocumulusK. M. Dodson

Word History


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

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“Invection.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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