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condonation

[kon-doh-ney-shuh n] /ˌkɒn doʊˈneɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of condoning; the overlooking or implied forgiving of an offense.
Also, condonance
[kuh n-doh-nuh ns] /kənˈdoʊ nəns/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Neo-Latin condōnātiōn- (stem of condōnātiō), Latin: a giving away, equivalent to condōnāt(us) (past participle of condōnāre; see condone) + -iōn- -ion. See con-, donation
Related forms
noncondonation, noun
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Word Origin and History for condo-nance

condonation

n.

1620s, from Latin condonationem (nominative condonatio) "a giving away," noun of action from condonare (see condone).

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