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Variant of lacrimation.
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a variant spelling of lacrimation
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lachrymation, Iacrimation

the act or process of shedding tears; weeping.
See also: Bodily Functions
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Noun1.lachrymation - shedding tearslachrymation - shedding tears      
bodily function, bodily process, body process, activity - an organic process that takes place in the body; "respiratory activity"
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