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Definition of the noun Mactation
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noun - plural: mactations
- [obsolete] The act of killing a victim for sacrifice.
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massacre,outsmart, overcome, vanquish09bloodbath, bloodshed, holocaust, liquidate, mactation, overpower,overwhelm, sacrifice, subjugate10annihilate, putto death11exterminate, liquidation, meat packing 12 annihilation 13 extermination, ...
mactare, slaughter: see mactation, ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
Greek makmakros, long + pod mactation. The action of killing; especially, of ritual sacrifice. Latin mactare, mactatum, to slay; hence also to mactate; a mactator, a killer; ...
Including Not Only an Explanation of Difficult Words and Technical Terms in All Faculties and Professions ... To which are Added, a Chronological Series of Remarkable Events ... by James Barclay, William Shorton
MACTATION, s. [mactatus, Lat.] the act of killing for sacrifice. " A sacrifice or mactation." MA'CULA, s. [Lat.] a spot. In Physic, any spot on the skin. To MA' CULATE, v.-a. [maculo, Lat] to stain ; to spot. MACULA'TION, s. [maculatio, Lat] a stain ; a ...
by Joseph John Freeman, David Johns
mavan-java- Mactation, s. mamoiio yavatrw ha- nalamboady. Macula, maculation, s. zavatra iray mipentina, tsiiiv. [na. Maculate, v. a. mampamcntimpenli- Mad, a. adala, very siiina. Madam, s. tompo ko vavy, rafotsv.
The Oratorical Dictionary (1835)
by John Newland Maffitt
A Rhyming Dictionary (1819)
Answering at the Same Time, the Purposes of Spelling and Pronouncing the English Language, a Plan Not Hitherto Attempted by John Walker
Mactation A killing for sacrifice, s. Ret-rac-ta'lion Recantation, s. As sectation An artificial appearance, s. Qblee-tution Delight; pleasure, s. Del-ec-ta'tion Pleasure; delight, s. Hoec-tation A wetting or moistening, s. Spec-tation Regard; respect, s.
Word Parts Dictionary (2000)
Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan
base immolation; sacrifice (mactation, mactator) -macul- [L. macula, ...
by Erwin Fahlbusch
This aspect was fancifully developed after Trent in theories of destruction or mactation (the destruction of the offered material in a mystical immolation). The liturgical movement (see the theory of Odo Casel) has to some extent pushed these ...
Embracing Biblical, Historical, Doctrinal, and Practical Theology and Biblical, Theological, and Ecclesiastical Biography from the Earliest Times to the Present Day by Albert Hauck
as the “ mactation " theory and that of Casal as the “ mortification ” theory. The former speaks of a “ true separation ” of the blood from the body of Christ in the Eucharist. “ The mass is a sacrifice for this ...
The Dictionary of Every-Day Difficulties in Reading, Writing, and Speaking the English Language; Or Hard Words Made Easy, Etc (1862)
by Edward SHELTON (Miscellaneous Writer.)
Mactation, mak-tayshun ...
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
MACTATION, mak-ta'-shun, s., the killing a ...
All about hard words: a dictionary of every-day difficulties in reading, writing and speaking the English language (1874)
Mactation, mak-tayshun. ( Latin, macto, to kill). The act of killing for sacrifice. Maculate, makku-late (Latin, macula, ...
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart
Mactation, -tä'shon. The act of killing a victim for sacrifice. Madagascar. A large island off the S. E. coast of Africa, in the Indian Ocean; area, 234,400 sq. m.; pop.
by William Enfield
the whole world or visible system , Mactation, mak-ta'-shun, *. the act ...
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Scrabble value of M3A1C3T1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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