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Webster 1913 Edition


Roration

Ro-ra′tion

,
Noun.
[L.
roratio
, fr.
rorare
to drop dew, fr.
ros
dew.]
A falling of dew.
[R.]

Webster 1828 Edition


Roration

RORA'TION

,
Noun.
[L. roratio.] A falling of dew. [Not used.]

Definition 2022


roration

roration

English

Noun

roration (plural rorations)

  1. A falling of dew.
    With dawn we see the mark of yesternight’s roration.
    • 1810: James Kennedy, Glenochel: A Descriptive Poem in Two Volumes, volume 1, page 50
      That in the bland rorations calm
       Their luscious redolence receive,
      And, with a still, ambrosial balm,
       Aromatize the breath of eve.

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