adhibition

adhibit

[ad-hib-it]
verb (used with object)
1.
to take or let in; admit.
2.
to use or apply.
3.
to attach.

Origin:
1520–30; < Latin adhibitus brought (past participle of adhibēre to bring to), equivalent to ad- ad- + -hibi- (combining form of habēre to hold, have) + -tus past participle suffix

adhibition [ad-huh-bish-uhn] , noun
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adhibit (ədˈhɪbɪt)
 
vb
1.  to administer or apply
2.  to affix; attach
 
[C16: from Latin adhibēre to bring on, from ad- to + habēre to have, hold]
 
adhibition
 
n

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