propitiation


propitiation
/preuh pish'ee ay"sheuhn/, n.
1. the act of propitiating; conciliation: the propitiation of the wrathful gods.
2. something that propitiates.
[1350-1400; ME propiciacioun < LL propitiation- (s. of propitiatio) appeasement. See PROPITIATE, -ION]

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Universalium. 2010.

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