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Meaning of DELATION

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\De*la"tion\, n. [L. delatio accusation: cf. F.
d['e]lation.]
1. Conveyance. [Obs. or Archaic]

         In delation of sounds, the inclosure of them
         preserveth them.                      --Bacon.

2. (Law) Accusation by an informer. --Milman.

 

 

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