Definition of reliquation in English:

reliquation

noun

nonce-word
  • Devotion to relics; an instance of this.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Collins (1576–1651), college head. Apparently from classical Latin reliquus + -ation.

Pronunciation

reliquation

/ˌrɛlɪˈkweɪʃn/