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Meaning of POTATION

Pronunciation:  pow'teyshun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the act of drinking (especially an alcoholic drink)
  2. [n]  a serving of drink (usually alcoholic)

POTATION is a 8 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: draft, draught, tipple
 See Also: drink, drinking, imbibing, imbibition, quaff



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Po*ta"tion\, n. [L. potatio, fr. potare. See
1. The act of drinking. --Jer. Taylor.

2. A draught. ``Potations pottle deep.'' --Shak.

3. Drink; beverage. ``Thin potations.'' --Shak.

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