Caligation Cal`i*ga"tion (-g[=a]"sh[u^]n), n. [L. caligatio, fr. caligare to emit vapor, to be dark, from caligo mist, darkness.] Dimness; cloudiness. [R.] --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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