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enation


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Enation  \E*na"tion\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  Any  unusual  outgrowth  from  the  surface  of  a  thing  as  of  a 
  petal;  also  the  capacity  or  act  of  producing  such  an 
  outgrowth. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  enation 
  n  1:  line  of  descent  traced  through  the  maternal  side  of  the 
  family  [syn:  {matrilineage},  {cognation}] 
  2:  a  natural  projection  or  outgrowth  from  a  plant  body  or  organ 
  [syn:  {plant  process}] 




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