sedentation

noun sed·en·ta·tion \ˌsedən‧ˈtāshən\

Definition of sedentation

plural

-s

  1. :  the adoption of a sedentary mode of life or practices of sedentes

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Origin and Etymology of sedentation

Latin or New Latin sedent-, sedens + English -ation


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