solemnisation

World English Dictionary
solemnize or solemnise (ˈsɒləmˌnaɪz)
 
vb
1.  to celebrate or observe with rites or formal ceremonies, as a religious occasion
2.  to celebrate or perform the ceremony of (marriage)
3.  to make solemn or serious
4.  to perform or hold (ceremonies, etc) in due manner
 
solemnise or solemnise
 
vb
 
solemni'zation or solemnise
 
n
 
solemni'sation or solemnise
 
n
 
'solemnizer or solemnise
 
n
 
'solemniser or solemnise
 
n

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solemnisation

noun
the public performance of a sacrament or solemn ceremony with all appropriate ritual; "the celebration of marriage" [syn: celebration
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