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  • n. A beholding.

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  • con spek shun - a first sighting
    from the latin "conspicere" meaning to catch sight of
    should be a word

    February 3, 2012

  • Conspection is used in the first paragraph on the first page of Flann O'Brien's novel The Dalkey Archive: "Dalkey looks like an humble settlement which must, a traveller feels, be next door to some place of the first importance and distinction. And it is -- vestibule of a heavenly conspection."

    November 23, 2010