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appropriation

Appropriation is a 13 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter N for which we found 4 definitions.

Definition
n. The act of setting apart or assigning to a particular use or person, or of taking to one's self, in exclusion of all others; application to a special use or purpose, as of a piece of ground for a park, or of money to carry out some object.
n. Anything, especially money, thus set apart.
n. The severing or sequestering of a benefice to the perpetual use of a spiritual corporation. Blackstone.
n. The application of payment of money by a debtor to his creditor, to one of several debts which are due from the former to the latter.

Syllable Information

The word appropriation is a 13 letter word that has 5 syllable 's . The syllable division for appropriation is: ap-pro-pri-a-tion



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