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-Tion Vocabulary Words Quiz #3

Based on the definitions, guess these words that end with "tion".
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First submittedNovember 11, 2018
Last updatedNovember 13, 2018
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Definition
Word
The elimination of a species
Extinction
Process where yeast turns
sugar into alcohol
Fermentation
Group of stars that form a
recognizable figure
Constellation
Separation of people based
on race
Segregation
Beheading
Decapitation
Bullets
Ammunition
A computer software program
Application
To put off to tomorrow that which
can be done today
Procrastination
A trek made for the purposes of
discovery or research
Expedition
Treatment to sterilize food products,
such as milk, by applying heat
Pasteurization
Definition
Word
Inoculation against a disease
Vaccination
Increase in rank in the military or
in the workplace
Promotion
Method of pest control using gasses
Fumigation
The proceedings of a lawsuit
Litigation
Process where a neighborhood gains
wealthy residents and loses poor ones
Gentrification
Enticing someone to have sex
Seduction
A magical elixir
Potion
Part of speech that includes the words
"with", "into", and "despite"
Preposition
Speaking aloud so that another
person can write it down
Dictation
Method of using sound to navigate
that is used by bats
Echolocation
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level 71
Nov 12, 2018
'Elixir' is misspelled.
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level ∞
Nov 12, 2018
Fixed
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level 73
Nov 12, 2018
"somone" is also misspelt
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level ∞
Nov 13, 2018
Okay, fixed that too
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level 56
Nov 12, 2018
Execution as an alternative for decapitation?
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level 76
Nov 12, 2018
Not specific enough. There are many forms of execution that leave the head intact.
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level 76
Nov 12, 2018
I tried solicitation and flirtation for "enticing someone to have sex". The latter applies, certainly.
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level 82
Nov 12, 2018
You can flirt without any intention to have sex. It can be just friendly.
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level 72
Nov 14, 2018
Intoxication works. I don't know about for the quiz specifically though.
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level 73
Apr 16, 2019
I agree solicitation fits, but if it were the answer the quiz was looking for the question should include some reference to payment
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level 68
Apr 17, 2019
What about stimulation?
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level 72
Nov 12, 2018
Also accept "exploration"?
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level 73
Nov 12, 2018
Not specific enough IMO.
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level 78
Nov 13, 2018
seems to fit
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level 67
Nov 23, 2018
I agree on exploration. I mean, how is it not specific enough?
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level 75
Nov 13, 2018
Pasteurization generally does not sterilize milk. You can sterilize milk for a much longer shelf life, but it changes the flavor and removes the beneficial bacteria as well.
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level 66
Apr 16, 2019
Extermination should be an acceptable answer for fumigation.
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level 79
Apr 16, 2019
Proposition should be an acceptable answer for "enticing someone to have sex"
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level 61
Apr 17, 2019
I tried insinuation
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level 66
Apr 17, 2019
Can you accept prevarication?
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level 61
Apr 17, 2019
With the computer software I could only think of Activision :D (but somehow remembered it as action or aktion.... it has been some years ;)