Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An influx or flowing in; inflow; infusion; intromission.

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

  • noun rare A flowing in; infusion.

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  • noun A flowing in; infusion.

Etymologies

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Latin influxio

Examples

  • We do not support your plan for an ā€œinfluxionā€ of troops.

    Think Progress » Bush: Iā€™m Sending More Troops To Iraq No Matter What Congress Does

  • But the divination which springeth from the internal nature of the soul is that which we now speak of; which hath been made to be of two sorts, primitive and by influxion.

    The Advancement of Learning

  • By influxion, is grounded upon the conceit that the mind, as a mirror or glass, should take illumination from the foreknowledge of God and spirits: unto which the same regiment doth likewise conduce.

    The Advancement of Learning

  • By influxion, is grounded upon the conceit that the mind, as a mirror or glass, should take illumination from the foreknowledge of God and spirits: unto which the same regiment doth likewise conduce.

    The Advancement of Learning

  • But the divination which springeth from the internal nature of the soul is that which we now speak of; which hath been made to be of two sorts, primitive and by influxion.

    The Advancement of Learning

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