Tumultuation
Tumultuation Tu*mul`tu*a"tion, n. [L. tumultuatio.] Irregular or disorderly movement; commotion; as, the tumultuation of the parts of a fluid. [Obs.] --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • tumultuation —  ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈwāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English tumultuacion, from Latin tumultuation , tumultuatio, from tumultuatus (past participle) + ion , io ion : the act or process of making a tumult : disturbance …   Useful english dictionary

  • tumultuation — tu·mul·tu·a·tion …   English syllables

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