noun vel·i·ta·tion \ˌveləˈtāshən\

Definition of velitation



  1. :  a dispute or slight contest :  skirmish

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Origin and Etymology of velitation

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

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a brief usually trivial fact

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