rec·om·men·da·tion [rek-uh-men-dey-shuhn, -muhn-] noun
1. an act of recommending.
2. a letter or the like recommending a person or thing.
3. representation in favor of a person or thing.
4. anything that serves to recommend a person or thing, or induce acceptance or favor.
1400-50; late Middle English recommendacion < Medieval Latin recommendātiōn-
(stem of recommendātiō ), equivalent to recommendāt ( us )
(past participle of recommendāre to recommend; see -ate1 ) + -iōn- -ion
1. see advice.
ad·vice [ad-vahys] noun
1. an opinion or recommendation offered as a guide to action.
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