captation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin captatio, from captare (to catch), intensive of caper (to take). Compare French captation.

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Noun[edit]

captation (plural captations)

  1. (obsolete) A courting of favor or applause, by flattery or address; a captivating quality; an attraction.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

captation f (plural captations)

  1. (law) inveiglement, captation.

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