Appropinquation Ap`pro*pin*qua"tion, n. [L. appropinquatio.] A drawing nigh; approach. [R.] --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • Appropinquation — Appropinquation, Annäherung; approprinquiren, annähern, von der Zeit gebraucht …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Appropinquation — Ap|pro|pin|qua|ti|on* die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. appropinquatio zu appropinquare, vgl. ↑appropinquieren> (veraltet) Annäherung, das Herannahen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • appropinquation — ap·pro·pin·qua·tion …   English syllables

  • appropinquation — noun see appropinquate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Appropinquirea — (v. lat.), sich nähern. Daher Appropinquation, 1) Annäherung, das Herannahen; 2) Übereinanderschiebung der Hirnschalenknochen entweder in Folge der Zusammendrückung des [627] Kopfes bei der Geburt, od. durch Bruch des Hirnschädels …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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