velation

noun ve·la·tion \ və̇ˈlāshən \

Definition of velation

plural -s
1 :the act or process of veiling or the state of being veiled
2 :the formation of a velum

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Origin and Etymology of velation

Latin velation-, velatio action of veiling, from velatus (past participle of velare to veil) + -ion-, -io -ion


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