propugnation

noun

Definition of propugnation

plural

-s

obsolete

  1. :  means of defense :  defense what propugnation is in one man's valor — Shakespeare

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Origin and Etymology of propugnation

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


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