-tion

-tion [shən]
[< Fr, OFr, or L: Fr -tion < OFr -cion < L -tio (gen. -tionis) < -t- of pp. stem + -io (gen. -ionis), suffix] suffix forming nouns
1. the act of ____ing
2. the state of being ____ed
3. the thing that is ____ed

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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