1. personification attributing human characteristics to abstract ideas
  2. vindication the act of defending against criticism or censure
  3. dictionary a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words
  4. authentication validating the authenticity of something or someone
  5. communications the discipline that studies transmitting information
  6. communication the activity of conveying information
  7. indication the act of pointing out by name
  8. adjudication the final judgment in a legal proceeding
  9. dedication complete and wholehearted fidelity
  10. preindication an event that is experienced as indicating important things to come
  11. indignation a feeling of righteous anger
  12. photoconduction change in the electrical conductivity of a substance as a result of absorbing electromagnetic radiation
  13. induction the act of bringing about something
  14. contraindication (medicine) a reason that makes it inadvisable to prescribe a particular drug or employ a particular procedure or treatment
  15. syndication selling (an article or cartoon) for publication in many magazines or newspapers at the same time
  16. conduction the transmission of heat or electricity or sound
  17. benediction a blessing or ceremonial prayer invoking divine protection
  18. rededication a new dedication
  19. identification the act of designating something
  20. edification uplifting enlightenment