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a. The act or process of deifying.
b. The condition of being deified.
2. One that embodies the qualities of a god.
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1. (Theology) the act or process of exalting to the position of a god
2. (Theology) the state or condition of being deified
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de•i•fi•ca•tion(ˌdi ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən)
1. the act of deifying.
2. the state of being deified.
3. the result of deifying.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin]
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|Noun||1.||deification - the condition of being treated like a god|
|2.||deification - an embodiment of the qualities of a god; "the capitalists' deification of capital"|
|3.||deification - the elevation of a person (as to the status of a god)|
worship - the activity of worshipping
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1. worship, adoration, apotheosis, exaltation, glorification This book challenges the deification of Christ. veneration
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deification[ˌdiːɪfɪˈkeɪʃən] N → deificación f
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deification[ˌdeɪɪfɪˈkeɪʃən ˌdiːɪfɪˈkeɪʃən] n [person, thing] → déification f
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n → Vergötterung f
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