\dɪspɪnsˈe͡ɪʃən], \dɪspɪnsˈeɪʃən], \d_ɪ_s_p_ɪ_n_s_ˈeɪ_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of DISPENSATION
- 2006 - WordNet 3.0
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- 2010 - New Age Dictionary Database
- 1913 - Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
- 1919 - The Winston Simplified Dictionary
- 1899 - The american dictionary of the english language.
- 1894 - The Clarendon dictionary
- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
- 1790 - A Complete Dictionary of the English Language
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
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By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
Distribution, or the act of dispensing; administration; the dealing of God with His creatures, or the distribution of good and evil, natural or moral, in the divine government of the world; God's manner of dealing with man in grace at different stages in the work of redemption; the granting of a licence by the Pope, or the licence itself, to free one from an obligation, generally a prohibition, prescribed by the canons of the Church; the act by which the bishop of a diocese licenses a clergyman to hold two or more benefices, or to reside out of the boundaries of his parish.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Robley Dunglison
n. Distribution; act of giving or dealing out;â€”the dealings of God with his creatures; general distribution of good or evil in the divine economy;â€”the particular mode or form of Godâ€™s dealings, embodied in laws, rites, and promises; the Mosaic dispensation; the Christian dispensation;â€”in the Romish church, a licence to do what is forbidden, or omit what is commanded; exemption.