1. sustentation the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
  2. ostentation pretentious or showy or vulgar display
  3. contrition sorrow for sin arising from fear of damnation
  4. concentration the spatial property of being crowded together
  5. exenteration surgical removal of the organs within a body cavity
  6. castration surgical removal of the testes or ovaries
  7. fixed intonation the intonation of keyboard instruments where the pitch of each note is fixed and cannot be varied by the performer
  8. malnutrition a state of poor nourishment
  9. nutrition the organic process of nourishing or being nourished
  10. Feast of Dormition celebration in the Eastern Orthodox Church of the Virgin Mary's being taken up into heaven when her earthly life ended; corresponds to the Assumption in the Roman Catholic Church and is also celebrated on August 15th
  11. contortion a tortuous and twisted shape or position
  12. stentorian very loud or booming
  13. rate of attrition the rate of shrinkage in size or number
  14. sequestration the act of segregating or sequestering
  15. text edition a book prepared for use in schools or colleges
  16. restoration returning something or someone to a satisfactory state
  17. Restoration the re-establishment of the British monarchy in 1660
  18. eventration protrusion of the intestine through the abdominal wall
  19. extenuation a partial excuse to mitigate censure
  20. penetration the act of entering into or through something

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