developmentation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

development +‎ -ation; the ostensible verb form *developmentate is not found.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɨˌvɛləp.mənˈteɪʃən/

NounEdit

developmentation (plural developmentations)

  1. (proscribed, chiefly US and humorous) Development.

Usage notesEdit

Similarly to the entry for irregardless, this is a nonstandard illiteracy for development and should generally never be used in formal settings or written. Compare orientate.

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Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 17:13