Rec`om*men*da"tion (r?k`?m*m?n*d?"sh?n), n. [Cf. F. recommandation.]

1.

The act of recommending.

2.

That which recommends, or commends to favor; anything procuring, or tending to procure, a favorable reception, or to secure acceptance and adoption; as, he brought excellent recommendations.

3.

The state of being recommended; esteem.

[R.]

The burying of the dead . . . hath always been had in an extraordinary recommendation amongst the ancient. Sir T. North.

 

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