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Noun: coronation  ,kor-u'ney-shun or ,kór-u'ney-shun [N. Amer], ,kó-ru'ney-shun [Brit]
  1. The ceremony of installing a new monarch
    - enthronement, enthronization, enthronisation [Brit], investiture

Derived forms: coronations

Type of: induction, initiation, installation

Encyclopedia: Coronation, or the Last of the Romanovs