1. tumefaction the process of tumefying
  2. typification the act of representing by a type or symbol
  3. stupefaction the action of stupefying; making dull or lethargic
  4. to perfection in every detail
  5. defection withdrawing support or help despite allegiance
  6. calefaction the property of being warming
  7. rarefaction a decrease in the density of something
  8. depiction representation by drawing, painting, etc.
  9. beatification the act of making someone supremely blessed and happy
  10. paid vacation a vacation from work by an employee with pay granted
  11. benefaction an act intending or showing kindness and good will
  12. putrefaction the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action
  13. satisfaction the state of being gratified
  14. abreaction (psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions
  15. disaffection the feeling of being alienated from other people
  16. beautification the act of making something more beautiful
  17. deification elevation to the status of a god
  18. divagation a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern)
  19. liquefaction the conversion of a solid or a gas into a liquid
  20. petrifaction the process of turning some plant material into stone

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