Sig`ni*fi*ca"tion (?), n. [F. signification, L. significatio.]
The act of signifying; a making known by signs or other means.
A signification of being pleased.
All speaking or signification of one's mind implies an act or addres of one man to another.
That which is signified or made known; that meaning which a sign, character, or token is intended to convey; as, the signification of words.
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