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probably from French, from Middle French, from Latin nolle not to will, to be unwilling (from ne- not + velle to will, wish, be willing) + Middle French -ition (as in volition)
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“Nolition.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nolition. Accessed 1 Aug. 2021.
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