acervation


acervation
  , n. heaping up.

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  • Acervation — Ac er*va tion, n. [L. acervatio.] A heaping up; accumulation. [R.] Johnson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • acervation — index assemblage, collection (accumulation), cumulation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • acervation — ˌasə(r)ˈvāshən noun ( s) Etymology: Latin acervation , acervatio, from acervatus + ion , io ion : a heaping up : accumulation …   Useful english dictionary

  • acervation — noun A heaping up; accumulation Johnson …   Wiktionary

  • acervation — ac·er·va·tion …   English syllables

  • Assemblage — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Assemblage >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 1 =>{opp,73,} assemblage Sgm: N 1 collection collection collocation colligation Sgm: N 1 compilation compilation levy gathering ingathering muster …   English dictionary for students

  • Acerviren — (v. lat.), anhäufen, vermehren; Acervation, Anhäufung; acervatim, haufenweis …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • assemblage — I noun accumulation, acervation, agglomeration, aggregation, amassment, array, assemblage, assembly, association, audience, bale, band, batch, bevy, body, bolt, bulk, bunch, bundle, caucus, claque, clump, cluster, collection, colligation,… …   Law dictionary

  • collection — I (accumulation) noun accession, accretion, acervation, acervus, acquisition, addition, agglomeration, aggregate, aggregation, amassment, amount accrued, compilation, concentration, congestus, conglomerate, conglomeration, convergence, cumulation …   Law dictionary

  • cumulation — I noun accession, accretion, accruement, accumulation, acervation, acquisition, addition, agglomerate, agglomeration, aggregate, aggregation, amassment, ammount accrued, assemblage, assembly, attroupement, augmentation, bringing together, build… …   Law dictionary