Venditation Ven`di*ta"tion, n. [L. venditatio, fr. venditare, venditatum, to offer again and again for sale, v. freq. of vendere. See {Vend}.] The act of setting forth ostentatiously; a boastful display. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. [1913 Webster]

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