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Definition of the noun Assuefaction
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noun - plural: assuefactions
- [obsolete] habituation
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by John Oswald
*assuefaction, n. feon'suetude, n. §consuetu'dinary, n. fas suetude, n. consuetu' dinal, a. |des'uetude, n. | SUFFRAGI—w.u, n. 2. a vote: as, suffragate, to vote with. suffrage, n. suffragator, n. *suffragant, n. suffragate, v. Tsuffragan, n. & a.
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
aspic assuefaction strewed with asphodel; Tennyson tells us, in THE (1842): Others in Elysian valleys dwell, Resting weary limbs at last on beds of asphodel. aspic. A form of asp, the small poisonous serpent found in Egypt and Libya; from ...
Assuefaction, aswēfak′shun, n. (Sir T.Browne) the actof accustoming, habituation.[L. assuefacĕre—assuetus, accustomed, and facĕre,to make.] Assuetude, as′ wētūd, n. (obs.) ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
assuefaction; as-we-fak'shgn), n. [< L. as if 'assuefactio(n- , < assuefacore, pp. assuefactus, make accustomed to, habituate, < assuetus, pp. of assuescere, accustom (see assuete), + facerc, make.] The act of accustoming; the state of being ...
In which the Meaning of Every Word is Explained ... by John Walker
to subject to [of being accustomed Assuefaction, As-swó-fák'shùn. s. state Assuetude, Ås'sw8-tūde. s. custom Assume, ...
For the Use of Schools, Foreigners, &c. on the Plan of Mr. Sheridan by Stephen Jones
ASSUEFACTION, (as sw8-fak'-shūn) s. the state of being accustomed. ASSUETUDE, (as-swe-tūde) f. accus. tomance, custom, To ASSUME, (is-stime) v. a. to take; to take upon one's self; to arrogate, to claim or seize unjustly ; to suppose ...
A general pronouncing and explanatory Dictionary of the English Language ... By G. F. and G. K. (1802)
by George KNIGHT (of Edinburgh.)
accustomance, custon, Assuefaction, as-swe-fak'íhun n. state of being accustomed ...
One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
ASSUEFACTION, is-swi-fik'-shūn. s. The state of being accustomed. ASSUETUDE, as'-swä-tide. s. Accustomance, custom. To ASSUME ...
London Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)
Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge
ASSUEFACTION, ; Assuéfacio, assuéfacAs'sUETUDE. tum, to accustom. The state of being accustomed. We see that assuetude of things hurtful, doth make them lose the force to hurt. Bacon's Natural History. Right and left, as parts inservient ...
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