asperation

asperation rare—0.
(æspəˈreɪʃən)
[n. of action f. asperate v.: see -ation.]
A making rough.
in Bailey.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Asperation — As per*a tion, n. The act of asperating; a making or becoming rough. Bailey. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • asperation — 1721, noun of action from ASPERATE (Cf. asperate) (v.). Asperacioun harshness is attested from early 15c …   Etymology dictionary

  • asperate —   a. rather rough; v.t. make rough.    ♦ asperation, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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