Root Word of the Day: CORONATION

coronation (noun) – the act or ceremony of crowning a king or queen
BREAKDOWN: CORON- (crown) + -ATE (to make or do) + -ION (act of)


This word is built on the root CORON-, which means meaning wreath, garland, crown, or something curved.
Common CORON- words include crown and coronary.
More esoteric CORON- words include coronal.

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