madefaction

noun mad·e·fac·tion \ ¦madə¦fakshən \

Definition of madefaction

obsolete
:wetting
  • to all madefaction there is required an imbibition
  • —Francis Bacon

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Origin and Etymology of madefaction

Late Latin madefaction-, madefactio, from Latin madefactus (past participle of madefacere) + -ion-, -io -ion


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