Definitions for nictation

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blink, eye blink, blinking, wink, winking, nictitation, nictation(noun)

    a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly

Wiktionary

  1. nictation(Noun)

    an act or instance of winking or blinking; a wink, a blink

  2. Origin: From nictate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nictation(noun)

    the act of winking; nictitation

  2. Origin: [L. nictatio; cf. F. nictation.]

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