1. deputation a group of representatives or delegates
  2. denotation the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression
  3. connotation an idea that is implied or suggested
  4. trepidation a feeling of alarm or dread
  5. habitation the act of dwelling in or living permanently in a place
  6. adaptation the process of adjusting or conforming to new conditions
  7. debilitation serious weakening and loss of energy
  8. dictation an authoritative direction or instruction to do something
  9. habituation a general adaptation to unchanging environmental conditions
  10. repetition the act of doing or performing again
  11. capitation a tax levied on the basis of a fixed amount per person
  12. dilatation the act of expanding an aperture
  13. temptation the act of influencing by exciting hope or desire
  14. reputation the general estimation that the public has for a person
  15. deportation the expulsion of a non-citizen from a country
  16. decapitation execution by cutting off the victim's head
  17. depilation the act of removing hair (as from an animal skin)
  18. disputation a formal debate
  19. deposition the act of putting something somewhere
  20. depiction representation by drawing, painting, etc.

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