Definitions for edificationˌɛd ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. edification, sophistication(noun)

    uplifting enlightenment

Wiktionary

  1. edification(Noun)

    The act of edifying, or the state of being edified; a building up, especially in a moral, emotional, or spiritual sense; moral, intellectual, or spiritual improvement; through encouragement and instruction.

  2. edification(Noun)

    A building or edifice.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Edification(noun)

    the act of edifying, or the state of being edified; a building up, especially in a moral or spiritual sense; moral, intellectual, or spiritual improvement; instruction

  2. Edification(noun)

    a building or edifice

  3. Origin: [L. aedificatio: cf. F. dification. See Edify.]


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