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Definition of "obtention" [obtention]

  • The act of obtaining. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "obtention" in a sentence
  • "Article VI of the Constitution offers a vivid illustration of this neutrality when it states that no religious test should ever be required for the obtention or the election to a public office."
  • "There are still lots to figure out as the blaugrana are still in the hunt for a treble and the obtention of such would definitely give the Barcelona brass no other choice than to keep the former Dutch international at their disposal even though their relationship may be strained beyond repair at this point."
  • "A favourite word of Spanish speakers when writing English is obtention, which they think ought to be the English for obtención, and is formed in a perfectly regular way by adding -tion to obtain."