al·lit·er·a·tion


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  • lit|i|ga|tion — «LIHT uh GAY shuhn», noun. 1. the action of carrying on a lawsuit. 2. the action of going to law. 3. a lawsuit or legal proceeding: »Title litigation scared off the drillers until a recent court decision awarded the mineral rights to the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • al|lit|er|a|tion — «uh LIHT uh RAY shuhn», noun. the repetition of the same first sound or the same first letter in a group of words of line of poetry. Example: “The sun sank slowly” contains alliteration of s …   Useful english dictionary

  • ob|lit|er|a|tion — «uh BLIHT uh RAY shuhn», noun. the act or process of obliterating or state of being obliterated; effacement: »Mutual obliteration…is “moral as well as practical nonsense” (Bulletin of Atomic Scientists) …   Useful english dictionary

  • trans|lit|er|a|tion — «trans LIHT uh RAY shuhn, tranz », noun. the act of transliterating; the rendering of letters, characters, syllables, or other language elements of one alphabet by equivalents in another …   Useful english dictionary

  • gran´u|lit´i|za´tion — gran|u|lit|ize «GRAN yuh luh tyz», verb, ized, iz|ing. Geology. –v.t. to make granulitic. –v.i. to become granulitic. –gran´u|lit´i|za´tion, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • tion — ab·bre·vi·a·tion; ab·di·ca·tion; ab·duc·tion; ab·er·ra·tion; ab·er·ra·tion·al; ab·jec·tion; ab·junc·tion; ab·ju·ra·tion; ab·lac·ta·tion; ab·la·tion; ab·lu·tion; ab·mi·gra·tion; ab·ne·ga·tion; ab·o·li·tion; ab·o·li·tion·ary; ab·o·li·tion·dom;… …   English syllables

  • lit — ad·lit·to·ral; aero·lit·ics; al·lit·er·al; al·lit·er·a·tion; al·lit·er·a·tion·al; al·lit·er·a·tive; al·lit·er·a·tor; al·lit·ic; apo·lit·i·cal; az·o·lit·min; bac·u·lit·i·cone; be·lit·tle; be·lit·tle·ment; be·lit·tler; cal·lit·ri·cha·ceous;… …   English syllables

  • lit´er|al|i|za´tion — lit|er|al|ize «LIHT uhr uh lyz», transitive verb, ized, iz|ing. to make literal; represent or accept as literal. –lit´er|al|i|za´tion, noun. –lit´er|al|iz´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • lit´er|al|iz´er — lit|er|al|ize «LIHT uhr uh lyz», transitive verb, ized, iz|ing. to make literal; represent or accept as literal. –lit´er|al|i|za´tion, noun. –lit´er|al|iz´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • lit|er|al|ize — «LIHT uhr uh lyz», transitive verb, ized, iz|ing. to make literal; represent or accept as literal. –lit´er|al|i|za´tion, noun. –lit´er|al|iz´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

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