plural -s
: means of defense : defense
what propugnation is in one man's valorShakespeare

Word History


Latin propugnation-, propugnatio, from propugnatus (past participle of propugnare to fight for, defend, from pro before, for + pugnare to fight) + -ion, -io -ion

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“Propugnation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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