inordination

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin inordinatio.

NounEdit

inordination (plural inordinations)

  1. (obsolete) Deviation from custom, rule, or right; irregularity.
    • (Can we date this quote by Jeremy Taylor and provide title, author’s full name, and other details?)
      Every inordination of religion that is not in defect, is properly called superstition.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for inordination in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)