ludification

noun
lu·​di·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌlüdəfə̇kāshən \
plural -s

Definition of ludification

archaic
: an act of deception or mockery

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History and Etymology for ludification

Latin ludification-, ludificatio, from ludificatus (past participle of ludificare to deceive, make sport of, from ludus game, play, sport + -ficare -fy) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Ludification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ludification. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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