Abjection

Noun

  • (obsolete, chiefly figuratively) Something cast off; garbage. [Attested from around (1350 to 1470) until the mid 16th century.]
  • (biology, mycology) The act of dispersing or casting off spores.
  • A low or downcast condition; meanness of spirit; abasement; degradation. [First attested from around (1350 to 1470).]

    ""An abjection from the beatific regions where God, and his angels and saints, dwell forever.""

  • (obsolete) The act of casting off; rejection. [Attested from the early 17th century until the mid 17th century.]
  • (obsolete) The act of bringing down or humbling; casting down. [Attested from the early 16th century until the mid 17th century.]

    ""The abjection of the king and his realm.""

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