Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of striking into or against something.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of dashing or striking against.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The act of dashing or striking against.

Etymologies

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Latin illisio, from illidere, illisum, to strike against; prefix il- in + laedere to strike.

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