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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Expulsion; banishment.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of sending abroad.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of ablegating, or sending abroad or away; the act of sending out.


From Latin ablēgātio ("a sending away, banishment"). (Wiktionary)


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