acception

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin acceptiō, acceptiōnis (acceptance); synchronically analyzable as accept +‎ -ion. Cognate with French acception.

NounEdit

acception (plural acceptions)

  1. (obsolete) Acceptation; received meaning.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin acceptiō, acceptiōnem.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ak.sɛp.sjɔ̃/
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NounEdit

acception f (plural acceptions)

  1. meaning, sense (of a word), acceptation
    Synonyms: sens, signification

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