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Definition of the noun acceptation
What does acceptation mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acceptations
- acceptance as true or valid
- the accepted meaning of a word
- the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception
Alternative definition of the noun acceptation
- [obsolete] acceptance; reception; favorable reception or regard; state of being acceptable.
- The meaning in which a word or expression is understood, or generally received; as, term is to be used according to its usual acceptation.
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by James Richardson
but the general acceptation is that of an invisible place, where souls separated from the body are received and contained. It is derived from the old Saxon word Hel, which signifies to hide, or from the participle thereof Helled, which is hidden ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge, with a New Atlas of the World by William Dwight Whitney
The sense in which a word or expression is understood; signification; meaning; acceptation. An assertion . . . under the common acceptance of it not only false but odious.
by G. Manoilov, B. Radichkova
mpl d'acceptation критерии mpl приёмки acceptance inspection (the final inspection to determine whether or not a facility or system meets the specified technical and performance standards) Abnahmekontrolle f; Abnahmeprüfung f contrôle ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
acceptance, acceptation. 1 The first of these, though coming later into the language, has gradually driven out most uses of the second during the last ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3E1P3T1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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