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Definition of the noun Jaculation
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noun - plural: jaculations
- [obsolete] The act of throwing or tossing something
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The History of Philosophy (1656)
by Thomas Stanley
figure, jaculation is a vehement motion from on high. Reft is partly a privation of motion in a body, |. the same habit of a body before and after. There are two first motions, right and oblique; from the mixtion of these ariseth great variety of ...
jaculation (jak-u-lä'shon), n. which was supposed to be the source of jalap. J. Jacob's-ladder der with wooden #. or spokes by which to go aloft. . Also called jack-ladder.–2. A common garden-plant of the genus Polemonium, the P.
In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers. To which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson
JAculation.-it n.s. [..jaculatio, Lat.] The act of throwing missive weapons. It was well and strongly strung with 36 barrels of gunpowder, great and small, for the more violent jaculation, vibration, and speed of the arrows. . Dean King, Serm. 5. Nov.
Under the Patronage of the Government of Ceylon by Benjamin Clough
2eêac; Portuguese Jaculation, s. of £6)Séo &3s) Jade, s. a worthless horse, Sudebt &#t39cco; a sorry woman, ...
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Scrabble value of J8A1C3U1L1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 10-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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