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Aggeneration

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Aggenera'tion. n.s. [from ad and generatio, Lat.] The state of growing or uniting to another body.

To make a perfect nutrition, there is required a transmutation of nutriment; now where this conversion or aggeneration is made, there is also required, in the aliment, a similarity of matter. Brown's Vulgar Errours.

Sources: Browne, Thomas (204)

Attributes: Latin (690) · Noun Substantive (1269)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Aggeneration." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: July 6, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=21464.


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