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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of making something futile and useless (as by routine); Derision of someone or something as foolish or absurd or inconsistent.

Usage examples (39)
  • Verb (used with object), : Menial work can stultify the mind
  • My countrymen! my countrymen! what stultification does not such a fallacy involve!
  • Routine -- accurate and detailed work -- does not mean the stultification of the imagination.
  • It would be a very stultification of our reason to refuse to believe Him, once we admit His existence. for more
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