potation

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From Middle English potacion, from Old French potacion, from Latin pōtātiō.

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potation (countable and uncountable, plural potations)

  1. (often in the plural) The act of drinking.
    • 1819, Sir Walter Scott, Ivanhoe,
      Perhaps his nocturnal potations, prevented him from recognising accents which were tolerably familiar to him.
  2. A drink, especially an alcoholic beverage.

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