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
AcclamationAcclamation Ac`cla*ma"tion, n. [L. acclamatio: cf. F.
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
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 signify
a kind of ritual...
- acclamation adopted
by the early Eastern Orthodox church
and made by the faithful
at the ordination
of bishops, priests
and deacons. The acclamation
- The Memorial Acclamation
is an acclamation
sung or recited
by the people after
the institution narrative
of the Eucharist. They were common
one of the methods
election. The method
the Roman Pontiff
in the constitutions
- John Jay (1745–1829) NY Chief Justice Inaugural September
26, 1789 (Acclamation
19, 1789 – June 29, 1795 (Resigned) 5 years, 253 days George...
- sporadic conflict
known, in Portugal
and elsewhere, as the Acclamation
War. The war established
as Portugal's new ruling...
- The Acclamation
of King João VI of the United Kingdom
of Portugal, Brazil
and the Algarves
in Rio de Janeiro, 6 February
- German production directed
Herzog, received international acclamation
and in 1988, Heritage Africa
won more than 12 film awards. In recent...
(foaled 16 May 2006) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse
and sire. After showing
promising, but unremarkable, form in his first
as his running
mate, and the party formally nominated Roosevelt
his nomination surprised
most people, Roosevelt balanced
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