Prop`a*ga"tion(?), n. [L. propagatio: cf. F. propagation.]
1. The act of propagating; continuance or multiplication of the kind by generation or successive production; as, the
propagation of animals or plants.
There is not in nature any spontaneous generation, but all come by propagation.Ray.
2. The spreading abroad, or extension, of anything; diffusion; dissemination; as, the
propagation of sound; the
propagation of the gospel.
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