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Imposition

Im`po`si´tion
n.1.The act of imposing, laying on, affixing, enjoining, inflicting, obtruding, and the like.
Made more solemn by the imposition of hands.
- Hammond.
2.That which is imposed, levied, or enjoined; charge; burden; injunction; tax.
3.(Eng. Univ.) An extra exercise enjoined on students as a punishment.
4.An excessive, arbitrary, or unlawful exaction; hence, a trick or deception put on laid on others; cheating; fraud; delusion; imposture.
Reputation is an idle and most false imposition.
- Shak.
5.(Eccl.) The act of laying on the hands as a religious ceremoy, in ordination, confirmation, etc.
6.(Print.) The act or process of imosing pages or columns of type. See Impose, v. t., 4.
Noun1.imposition - the act of imposing something (as a tax or an embargo)
Synonyms: infliction
2.imposition - an uncalled-for burden; "he listened but resented the imposition"
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