Definition and Meanings for fixation

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Fixation is ranked 13,194 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of fixation

noun

Etymology of fixation

cf. f. fixation

Meaning of fixation


as noun

  • the act of fixing, or the state of being fixed.
  • the act of uniting chemically with a solid substance or in a solid form; reduction to a non-volatile condition; -- said of gaseous elements.
  • the act or process of ceasing to be fluid and becoming firm.
  • a state of resistance to evaporation or volatilization by heat; -- said of metals.
  • No antonyms for fixation

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