Definitions

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  • n. A struggling out of any difficulty.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A struggling out of any difficulty.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of bursting forth, or of escaping with a struggle.

Etymologies

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Latin eluctatio.

Examples

  • There is nothing more acceptable unto the ingenious world, than this noble eluctation [112] of truth; wherein, against the tenacity of prejudice and prescription, this century now prevaileth.

    Christian Morals

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