assentation

assentation

[as-en-tey-shuhn]
noun
the practice of assenting readily, especially obsequiously.

Origin:
1475–85; < Latin assentātiōn- (stem of assentātiō). See assent, -ation

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assentation (ˌæsɛnˈteɪʃən)
 
n
servile or hypocritical agreement

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