Eluctation E`luc*ta"tion, n. [L. eluctatio.] A struggling out of any difficulty. [Obs.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • eluctation — noun ( s) Etymology: Late Latin eluctation , eluctatio, from Latin eluctatus (past participle of eluctari to struggle out, from e + luctari, luctare to struggle, wrestle) + ion , io ion more at lock (ringlet of hair) obsolete : a bursting or… …   Useful english dictionary

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