disceptation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin disceptatio.

Noun[edit]

disceptation (countable and uncountable, plural disceptations)

  1. (archaic) Controversy; disputation; discussion.
    • Strype
      verbose janglings and endless disceptations

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for disceptation in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)