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cessation

cessation
(n.) A ceasing or discontinuance, as of action, whether temporary or final; a stop; as, a cessation of the war.

deception

deception
(n.) The act of deceiving or misleading.
(n.) The state of being deceived or misled.
(n.) That which deceives or is intended to deceive; false representation; artifice; cheat; fraud.

decoction

decoction
(n.) The act or process of boiling anything in a watery fluid to extract its virtues.
(n.) An extract got from a body by boiling it in water.

deduction

deduction
(n.) Act or process of deducing or inferring.
(n.) Act of deducting or taking away; subtraction; as, the deduction of the subtrahend from the minuend.
(n.) That which is deduced or drawn from premises by a process of reasoning; an inference; a conclusion.
(n.) That which is deducted; the part taken away; abatement; as, a deduction from the yearly rent.

defection

defection
(n.) Act of abandoning a person or cause to which one is bound by allegiance or duty, or to which one has attached himself; desertion; failure in duty; a falling away; apostasy; backsliding.

deflation

deflation
A contraction of economic activity resulting in a decline of prices
(geology) the erosion of soil as a consequence of sand and dust and loose rocks being removed by the wind; "a constant deflation of the desert landscape"
The act of letting the air out of something

dejection

dejection
(n.) A casting down; depression.
(n.) The act of humbling or abasing one's self.
(n.) Lowness of spirits occasioned by grief or misfortune; mental depression; melancholy.
(n.) A low condition; weakness; inability.
(n.) The discharge of excrement.
(n.) Faeces; excrement.

dentition

dentition
(n.) The development and cutting of teeth; teething.
(n.) The system of teeth peculiar to an animal.

depiction

depiction
(n.) A painting or depicting; a representation.

depletion

depletion
(n.) The act of depleting or emptying.
(n.) the act or process of diminishing the quantity of fluid in the vessels by bloodletting or otherwise; also excessive evacuation, as in severe diarrhea.

desertion

desertion
(n.) The act of deserting or forsaking; abandonment of a service, a cause, a party, a friend, or any post of duty; the quitting of one's duties willfully and without right; esp., an absconding from military or naval service.
(n.) The state of being forsaken; desolation; as, the king in his desertion.
(n.) Abandonment by God; spiritual despondency.

detection

detection
(n.) The act of detecting; the laying open what was concealed or hidden; discovery; as, the detection of a thief; the detection of fraud, forgery, or a plot.

detention

detention
(n.) The act of detaining or keeping back; a withholding.
(n.) The state of being detained (stopped or hindered); delay from necessity.
(n.) Confinement; restraint; custody.

detortion

detortion
(n.) The act of detorting, or the state of being detorted; a twisting or warping.

detrition

detrition
(n.) A wearing off or away.

deviation

deviation
(n.) The act of deviating; a wandering from the way; variation from the common way, from an established rule, etc.; departure, as from the right course or the path of duty.
(n.) The state or result of having deviated; a transgression; an act of sin; an error; an offense.
(n.) The voluntary and unnecessary departure of a ship from, or delay in, the regular and usual course of the specific voyage insured, thus releasing the underwriters from their responsibility.

fellation

fellation
Oral stimulation of the penis

feriation

feriation
(n.) The act of keeping holiday; cessation from work.

gemmation

gemmation
(n.) The formation of a new individual, either animal or vegetable, by a process of budding; an asexual method of reproduction; gemmulation; gemmiparity. See Budding.
(n.) The arrangement of buds on the stalk; also, of leaves in the bud.

gestation

gestation
(n.) The act of wearing (clothes or ornaments).
(n.) The act of carrying young in the womb from conception to delivery; pregnancy.
(n.) Exercise in which one is borne or carried, as on horseback, or in a carriage, without the exertion of his own powers; passive exercise.

mediation

mediation
(a.) The act of mediating; action or relation of anything interposed; action as a necessary condition, means, or instrument; interposition; intervention.
(a.) Hence, specifically, agency between parties at variance, with a view to reconcile them; entreaty for another; intercession.

mentation

mentation
The process of using your mind to consider something carefully; "thinking always made him frown"; "she paused for thought"

nervation

nervation
(n.) The arrangement of nerves and veins, especially those of leaves; neuration.
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