- the act of dedicating or the state of being dedicated
- an inscription or announcement prefixed to a book, piece of music, etc, dedicating it to a person or thing
- complete and wholehearted devotion, esp to a career, ideal, etc
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ded•i•ca•tion /ˌdɛdɪˈkeɪʃən/USA pronunciation n.WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
ded•i•ca•tion (ded′i kā′shən),USA pronunciation n.
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dedication /ˌdɛdɪˈkeɪʃən/ n
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Collocations: [attended, led, opened] the dedication ceremony, [years, decades] of dedication to, [years] of dedication in [helping, providing, guaranteeing, maintaining, keeping], more...
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