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- n. advice; warning; instruction.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Advice; warning; instruction.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An admonition or warning; an advertisement.
"He [Francis], for a general commonition in a certain Chapter, caused these words to be written: 'Let the Friars take care not to appear gloomy and sad like hypocrites, but let them be jovial and merry, showing that they rejoice in the Lord, and becomingly courteous.'"