Edification - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˌedɪfɪˈkeɪʃn|  American pronunciation of the word edification
Brit.  |ˌɛdɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word edification

noun

- uplifting enlightenment (syn: sophistication)

Examples

For our edification, the preacher reminded us what 'duty' meant.

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