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deify

view main entry for deify verb  /ˈdeɪɪfaɪ/ /ˈdiːɪfaɪ/
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deification

  /ˌdeɪɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ /ˌdiːɪfɪˈkeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]
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