noun Date: 1661 the action of pervading or condition of being pervaded

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  • Pervasion — Per*va sion, n. [L. pervasio. See {Pervade}.] The act of pervading, passing, or spreading through the whole extent of a thing. Boyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pervasion — pervade ► VERB ▪ spread or be present throughout; suffuse. DERIVATIVES pervasion noun. ORIGIN Latin pervadere go or come through …   English terms dictionary

  • pervasion — See pervader. * * * …   Universalium

  • pervasion — noun The act of pervading; permeation, suffusion …   Wiktionary

  • pervasion — Synonyms and related words: decoction, diffusion, imbuement, impregnation, infiltration, infusion, instillation, instillment, interpenetration, marination, overrunning, overspreading, overswarming, penetration, permeation, saturation, soaking,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • pervasion — per va·sion || pÉ™r veɪʒn /pÉ™ n. penetration, infiltration; spreading, extension; permeation, suffusion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pervasion — n permeation, saturation, diffusion, dissemination; penetration, interpenetration, inosculation, interosculation; imbuement, instillment, infusion, suffusion, transfusion, infiltration, impregnation; osmosis …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • pervasion — per·va·sion …   English syllables

  • pervasion — noun the process of permeating or infusing something with a substance • Syn: ↑permeation, ↑suffusion • Derivationally related forms: ↑suffuse (for: ↑suffusion), ↑pervade, ↑permeate …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mettā — For the American basketball player born Ron Artest, see Metta World Peace. Buddhist Perfections   …   Wikipedia

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