pausation

noun
pau·sa·tion | \ pȯˈzāshən \
plural -s

Definition of pausation 

: the act of pausing : pause

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History and Etymology for pausation

Late Latin pausation-, pausatio, from pausatus (past participle of pausare to halt, pause, from Latin pausa pause) + -ion-, -io -ion

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