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Definition of acclamation noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    acclamation

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌækləˈmeɪʃn//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1(formal) loud and enthusiastic approval or welcome
  2. 2 (technology) the act of electing someone using a spoken, not written, vote The decision was made by acclamation.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: acclamation