Diffarreation

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Diffarreation A form of divorce, among the ancient Romans, in which a cake was used. See Confarreation.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n diffarreation The parting of a cake made of spelt: a ceremony among the Romans at the divorce of man and wife. See confarreation.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Diffarreation di-far-ē-ā′shun the parting of a cake of spelt—a ceremony at a Roman divorce.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. diffarreatio,; dif-, = farreum, a spelt cake. See Confarreation
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
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