Word forms: visitations
1. countable noun A visitation is an event in which God or another non-human being seems to appear to someone or contact them. [+ from] ⇒ The young people have claimed almost daily visitations from the Virgin Mary. 2. countable noun People sometimes refer humorously to a visit from someone, especially from someone in authority, as a visitation. [+ from] ⇒ They had another visitation from Essex police. 3. uncountable noun Visitation is the act of officially visiting someone. [formal] ⇒ House-to-house visitation has been carried on, under the regulations of the General Board of Health. ⇒ I had visitation rights.
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