prolation

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prolationem, from the past participle stem of proferre ‘bring forward, produce’.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /prəʊˈleɪʃən/

NounEdit

prolation (plural prolations)

  1. (obsolete) Speaking, utterance, the producing of words or speech.
  2. The relative time value of a minim to a semibreve in medieval music.
  3. (obsolete) Production, bringing forth.
  4. (obsolete, theology) The production or emission of the logos or divine word.

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Last modified on 7 March 2014, at 13:32