Definition of visitation
2 a : a special dispensation of divine favor or wrath b : a severe trial : affliction
3 capitalized : the visit of the Virgin Mary to Elizabeth recounted in Luke and celebrated July 2 by a Christian feast
Examples of visitation in a sentence
He has visitation rights on the weekends.
the visitation of a diocese by a bishop
Visitation is from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m.
First Known Use of visitation
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Definition of visitation for English Language Learners
law : the act of visiting your children or the right to visit your children after you are divorced and while they are living with their other parent
: an official visit by an important person especially to look at or inspect something
: a time before a dead person is buried when people may view the body
Legal Definition of visitation
1 : an official visit (as for inspection) <visitation of the home of a neglected child>
2 : access to a child granted especially to a parent who does not have custody <supervised visitation> <visitation rights>
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