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Definitions of imposition:

part of speech: noun

A laying on: laying on of hands in ordination: a tax, a burden: a deception.

part of speech: noun

The act of laying on; imposture; fraud; a tax or toll; an extra exercise laid on a student as a punishment.

part of speech: noun

A laying upon, especially of hands, in ordination or confirmation; that which is ordered, levied, or commanded; an extra exercise required of a student as a punishment; a trick, fraud, or deception; an excessive or uncalled- for requirement or burden.

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The act of making known that which was secret; that which is made known; Revelation, the last book of the New Testament; the A pocalypse. ...

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