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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Excitation  \Ex`ci*ta"tion\n.  [L.  excitatio:  cf  F.  excitation.] 
  1.  The  act  of  exciting  or  putting  in  motion;  the  act  of 
  rousing  up  or  awakening.  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  (Physiol.)  The  act  of  producing  excitement  (stimulation); 
  also  the  excitement  produced. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  excitation 
  n  :  something  that  excites;  "he  looked  forward  to  the 
  excitements  of  the  day"  [syn:  {excitement}] 




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