(pathology) extremely restless tossing and twitching usually by a person with a severe illness
A tossing or shaking of the body; physical agitation, especially while asleep or confined to bed by ilness; jactitation.
The action of throwing.
Boasting; bragging; showing off.
a throwing or tossing of the body; a shaking or agitation
Origin: [L. jactatio, fr. jactare: af. F. jactation. See Jactancy.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
jak-tā′shun, n. act of throwing: extreme restlessness in disease: agitation of the body: boasting.
The numerical value of jactation in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of jactation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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