sacrification

noun
sac·​ri·​fi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌsakrəfəˈkāshən \
plural -s

Definition of sacrification

: a making of a sacrifice

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History and Etymology for sacrification

Latin sacrification-, sacrificatio, from sacrificatus (past participle of sacrificare to sacrifice) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Sacrification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sacrification. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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