pernoctation

noun per·noc·ta·tion \ˌpərˌnäkˈtāshən\

Definition of pernoctation

plural

-s

  1. :  the act of pernoctating; especially :  an all-night vigil

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Origin and Etymology of pernoctation

Late Latin pernoctation-, pernoctatio, from Latin pernoctatus + -ion-, -io -ion


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