Definition of propination in English:

propination

noun

historical
  • In Poland: the right to manufacture, distribute, and sell alcoholic beverages, especially as held exclusively by or leased from a nobleman.

Origin

Early 17th century (in an earlier sense). From classical Latin propīnātiōn-, propīnātiō action of drinking to someone's health from propīnāt-, past participial stem of propīnāre + -iō.

Pronunciation

propination

/ˌprɒpɪˈneɪʃn/