deification

[dee-uh-fi-key-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act of deifying.
2.
the state of being deified.
3.
the result of deifying: Their gods were deifications of their ancient kings.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English deificacion < Late Latin deificātiōn- (stem of deificātiō), equivalent to deificāt(us) (past participle of deificāre; deific(us) deific + -ātus -ate1) + -iōn- -ion

hyperdeification, noun
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deification (ˌdiːɪfɪˈkeɪʃən, ˌdeɪ-)
 
n
1.  the act or process of exalting to the position of a god
2.  the state or condition of being deified

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deification
late 14c., noun of action from L. deificare (see deify).
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Example sentences
The de-deification of western culture is our task for the next five hundred years.
The main symptom of this, prominently displayed on the billboard, is a deification of mathematics.
The primal father of the horde was not yet immortal, as he later became by deification.
Never understood the near deification people grant him.
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