Pol*lic`i*ta"tion (?), n. [L. pollicitatio, fr. pollicitari to promise, v. intens. fr. polliceri to promise: cf. F. pollicitation.]

1.

A voluntary engagement, or a paper containing it; a promise.

Bp. Burnet.

2. RomanLaw

A promise without mutuality; a promise which has not been accepted by the person to whom it is made.

Bouvier.

 

© Webster 1913.

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