participation

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Middle French [Term?], from Old French participacion, from Late Latin participatiō; synchronically analyzable as participate +‎ -ion.

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Noun[edit]

participation (countable and uncountable, plural participations)

  1. The act of participating, of taking part in something.
  2. The state of being related to a larger whole.
  3. The process during which individuals, groups and organizations are consulted about or have the opportunity to become actively involved in a project or program of activity.
  4. An ownership interest or profit-sharing right.

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /paʁ.ti.si.pa.sjɔ̃/

Noun[edit]

participation f (plural participations)

  1. participation

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