"dilapidation" Definition

  1. n. The act of dilapidating, or the state of being dilapidated, reduced to decay, partially ruined, or squandered.
  2. n. Ecclesiastical waste; impairing of church property by an incumbent, through neglect or by intention.
  3. n. The pulling down of a building, or suffering it to fall or be in a state of decay.

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Position in dictionary: 27470 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., n., n.,
Words that start with "dilapidation": 1
Words that end with "dilapidation": 1
Words that contain "dilapidation": 1
Next words in dictionary: dilapidator, dilatability, dilatable, dilatation, dilatator
Previous words in dictionary: dilapidating, dilapidated, dilapidate, dilaniation, dilaniate

English Dictionary Definition of dilapidation

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