velitation

noun
vel·i·ta·tion | \ˌveləˈtāshən\
plural -s

Definition of velitation 

: a dispute or slight contest : skirmish

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History and Etymology for velitation

Latin velitation-, velitatio, from velitatus (past participle of velitari to skirmish, from velit-, veles light-armed foot soldier) + -ion-, -io -ion

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