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Definition of the noun dation

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  1. [rare, legal] The act of giving, granting or conferring (e.g. an office) but not liberal as a donation or gift
  2. [obsolete, medicine] A dose


dation: In France, payment of inheritance taxes in the form of works of art considered vital contributions to French culture.

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Google previewConcise Encyclopedia of Real Estate Business Terms (2013)

by William E. (Bill) Roark, William R. (Ryan) Roark

Dation is a transaction in which a debtor returns 32 Concise Encyclopedia of Real Estate Business ...

Google previewThe Boston Gazette (1737)

dation is a Work of the greatest Nicety, Difficulty, and Necessity; tho' the Decay of Learning may be accounted for by the small Encouragement it receives from Men, whose Interest it is to promote it, or from the present Fashion ...

Google previewPlant Disease: An Advanced Treatise (2012)

How Plants Defend Themselves by James G. Horsfall

dation is a function of the degree of methylation and calcification. Calcium pectate is more resistant to hydrolysis by pectolytic enzymes than pectic acid. Furthermore, tomato plants treated to ensure accumulation of calcium pectate are more ...

Google previewChance and Change (1998)

Ecology for Conservationists by William Holland Drury Jr.

Pre- dation is a potent selective force, because predators select from among populations of prey with variable characteristics. STRIPED MUMMICHOG MUMMICHOG EUPHAUSID PRAWN STICKLEBACK SAND SHRIMP SAND LAUNCE ...

Google previewDictionary of Inorganic Compounds, Supplement 2 (1994)

by Jane E. Macintyre

Dation Trans.

Google previewA Dictionary in English and Latine ... Recognized by Dr. Evans ... and then by W. Clerk. And now at this last impression enlarged, etc (1634)

Ä shoot o: little Dation, oz sermon, Conciuncula, a,fg. Pertapning to a Sermono: Dation, Concionalis & ncc gle, And Concionarorius, a U1FI). Such a transation, d; interpietättött, Concionatura, ze, » f. 9 - W To make an Dzaton unto the people ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Civil Society, Philanthropy and the Third Sector (2005)

by Helmut K. Anheier

dation. The Myer Foundation isone ofAustralia's oldest, largestand highest profilephilanthropic institutions.Itisa familyfoundation with totalassetsofaround $A39m., andexpenditures of $A7.7m. in grants, special projects and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica, Or a Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature (1810)

dation,. that. the. ideas. are. not. necessarily. conjoined,. but may exist separately in different objects. In like manner, with regard to the operations of bodies one upon another, it is evident, that our knowledge this way is all derived from ...

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Scrabble value of D2A1T1I1O1N1

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