Ex`al*ta"tion(?), n. [L. exaltatio: cf. F.exaltation.] 1. The act of exalting or raising high; also, the state of being exalted; elevation.
Wondering at my flight, and changeMilton.
To this high exaltation.
(Alchem.) The refinement or subtilization of a body, or the increasing of its virtue or principal property.
(Astrol.) That place of a planet in the zodiac in which it was supposed to exert its strongest influence.
(Med.) An abnormal sense of personal well-being, power, or importance, -- a symptom observed in various forms of insanity.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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