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1375-1425; late Middle English < Latin prōvocātiōn- (stem of prōvocātiō) a calling forth, equivalent to prōvocāt (us) (past participle of prōvocāre to provoke; see -ate1) + -iōn- -ion
     1. the act of provoking.

     2. something that incites, instigates, angers, or irritates.

     3. Criminal Law. words or conduct leading to killing in hot passion and without deliberation.

     4. a means of arousing or stirring to action


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We will post here anything that prompts us to wonder, to think, to consider, to question and perhaps even to include in our writing.

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