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Acuition

Acˊu-i′tion

,
Noun.
[L.
acutus
, as if
acuitus
, p. p. of
acuere
to sharpen.]
The act of sharpening.
[Obs.]

Webster 1828 Edition


Acuition

ACUI'TION

,
Noun.
[from L. acuo, to sharpen.]
The sharpening of medicines to increase their effect.

Definition 2022


acuition

acuition

English

Noun

acuition (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) The act of sharpening.

Synonyms

References

  • acuition” in An American Dictionary of the English Language, by Noah Webster, 1828.
  • acuition in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
  • acuition” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed., 1989.