literation

noun
lit·er·a·tion | \ ˌli-tə-ˈrā-shən \

Definition of literation 

: the representation of sound or words by letters

First Known Use of literation

1738, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for literation

Latin littera + English -ation

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The first known use of literation was in 1738

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