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suff.
1.
a. Action or process: strangulation.
b. The result of an action or process: acculturation.
2. State, condition, or quality of: eburnation.

[Middle English -acioun, from Old French -ation, from Latin -ti, -tin-, n. suff. : --, stem vowel of verbs in -re + -ti, -tin-, abstract n. suff.]
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