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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) a pleading by the defendant in reply to a plaintiff's surrejoinder; The speech act of refuting by offering a contrary contention or argument.

Usage examples (33)
  • But the lack of any rebuttal from the left is significant.
  • Ok Mister moderator, can we have a rebuttal from the Aliens?
  • My rebuttal is based on analysis of the Geneva Conventions here:
  • The rebuttal is that the parking charge is for parking, not receiving care. for more
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  • Word of the 2009 Nat. Spelling Bee finals.[pellingbeeshirleys!Field2]
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