\pɹə͡ʊbˈe͡ɪʃən], \pɹəʊbˈeɪʃən], \p_ɹ_əʊ_b_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
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n. [Latin] Act of proving; proof;-evidence; testimony ;-act of testing; trial ; examination;-any proceeding designed to ascertain truth, to determine character, qualification, or the like ;-the period of novitiate before entrance into a monastic or conventual life ;-moral trial ; the exercise and discipline which man undergoes in this present life.
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PERILS OF THE SEA
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