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notification

no·ti·fi·ca·tion

notification

pronunciation:
no tih f keI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act or an instance of giving notice; notifying.
definition 2: the notice conveyed.
similar words:
notice
definition 3: that by which notifying is done, such as a letter.
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The word notification contains the following part:
-ification, -efaction Latin noun-forming suffix that means act or process of making or becoming
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The suffix -ification , -efaction forms nouns from verbs ending in -ify, -efy, -fy. It is a compound of fac, fic, fec, fact, fect + -ion. The -fy and -efy forms become -efaction (stupefy, stupefaction ); -ify becomes -ification (magnify, magnification ).