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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdelectationde‧lec‧ta‧tion /ˌdiːlekˈteɪʃən/ noun [uncountable] formal  ENJOY/LIKE DOING somethingif you do something for someone’s delectation, you do it to give them enjoyment, pleasure, or amusement
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delectationShe frequently took pity on me and brought along a few choice dishes from home for my delectation.Not even the Seattle earthquake could deflect these usual suspects from their mission to keep the Clinton era alive for our delectation.Only rarely are nature documentaries not complicit in exploiting the natural world for our delectation.
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