Definition of velitation in English:

velitation

noun

Archaic
  • A slight skirmish or controversy.

Origin

Early 17th century: from Latin velitatio(n-), from velitari to skirmish, from veles, velit- light-armed skirmisher.

Pronunciation:

velitation

/ˌvɛlɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n/