Definition of Acclamation. Meaning of Acclamation. Synonyms of Acclamation

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Definition of Acclamation

Acclamation Ac`cla*ma"tion, n. In parliamentary usage, the act or method of voting orally and by groups rather than by ballot, esp. in elections; specif. (R. C. Ch.), the election of a pope or other ecclesiastic by unanimous consent of the electors, without a ballot.
Acclamation Ac`cla*ma"tion, n. [L. acclamatio: cf. F. acclamation.] 1. A shout of approbation, favor, or assent; eager expression of approval; loud applause. On such a day, a holiday having been voted by acclamation, an ordinary walk would not satisfy the children. --Southey. 2. (Antiq.) A representation, in sculpture or on medals, of people expressing joy. Acclamation medals are those on which laudatory acclamations are recorded. --Elmes.

Meaning of Acclamation from wikipedia

- an acclamation, in its most common sense, is a form of election that does not use a ballot . ' 'acclamation' or 'acclamatio' can also
- the memorial acclamation is an acclamation sung or recited by the people after the institution narrative of the eucharist they were common
- acclamation was formerly one of the methods of papal election . the method of electing the roman pontiff is contained in the constitutions
- jpg , acclamation of john iv as king of portugal, painting by veloso salgado in the military museum, lisbon . when philip ii of portugal
- a doxology (gr****. grc-gre , δοξολογία from. grc-gre , δόξα doxa, 'glory' and. grc-gre , λογία logia, 'saying is a short hymn of praises to god
- 'axios!' (gr**** ἄξιος, 'he is worthy') is an acclamation of faith. adopted by the early eastern orthodox church , it is made by the
- the seventeenth century and afterwards, this period of sporadic conflict was simply known, in portugal and elsewhere, as the acclamation war.
- the paschal greeting, also known as the easter acclamation, is an easter custom among eastern orthodox , oriental orthodox , and eastern
- viva is an acclamation or salutation that comes from latin . it still has a meaning in neo-latin languages in spanish , portuguese and
- lucien bouchard , the first leader of the bloc québécois was elected by acclamation by the mp s who formed the bloc in 1990.