1. strangulation the act of suffocating by constricting the windpipe
  2. sterilisation the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)
  3. sterilization the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)
  4. deregulation the act of freeing from rules
  5. legislation the act of making or enacting laws
  6. triangulation a trigonometric method of determining the position of a fixed point from the angles to it from two fixed points a known distance apart; useful in navigation
  7. autoregulation (physiology) processes that maintain a generally constant physiological state in a cell or organism
  8. stridulation a shrill grating or chirping noise made by some insects by rubbing body parts together
  9. dereliction willful negligence
  10. matriculation admission to a group, especially a college or university
  11. self-flagellation self-punishment inflicted by whipping
  12. circulation the movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels
  13. antitrust legislation law intended to promote free competition in the market place by outlawing monopolies
  14. translation rendering in another language with the same meaning
  15. speculation continuous contemplation on a subject of a deep nature
  16. regulation the act of bringing to uniformity
  17. tribulation an annoying or frustrating or catastrophic event
  18. stagflation slow economic growth with high prices and unemployment
  19. mistranslation an incorrect translation
  20. stipulation a restriction insisted upon as a condition for an agreement