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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a reflex that closes and opens the eyes rapidly;
[syn: blink, eye blink, blinking, wink, winking, nictitation, nictation]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nictation \Nic*ta"tion\, n. [L. nictatio; cf. F. nictation.] The act of winking; nictitation. [1913 Webster]