Definition of allision in English:

allision

noun

rare, literary
  • The action of striking (something) against or upon something.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Helkiah Crooke (1576–1648), physician and anatomist. From post-classical Latin allision-, allisio act of striking upon from classical Latin allīs-, past participial stem of allīdere + -iō.

Pronunciation

allision

/əˈlɪʒn/