INVITATION
. s. f.
Action d'inviter. Invitation à un festin, à un bal, à une noce. Recevoir, accepter une invitation. Se rendre à une invitation. On a fait les invitations aux corps constitués pour assister à cette cérémonie. Il a reçu l'invitation de se rendre à tel endroit. C'est sur votre invitation que je suis venu. Invitation pressante. Lettre, billet d'invitation.

L'Academie francaise. 1835.

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