Definition of albation in English:

albation

noun

Alchemy
historical, rare
  • The process of becoming white; (Alchemy) = albificationrare. Now historical.

    See also albification

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From post-classical Latin albation-, albatio action or process of whitening from albat-, past participial stem of albare to whiten + classical Latin -iō.

Pronunciation

albation

/alˈbeɪʃn/