malediction

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French malédiction, from Latin maledictio ‎(curse) from malus ‎(evil) + dictio ‎(speech) noun of action from perfect passive participle dictus ‎(spoken), from verb dico ‎(speak).

Noun[edit]

malediction ‎(plural maledictions)

  1. A curse
  2. Evil speech

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