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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of determining that something is false; Any evidence that helps to establish the falsity of something; The speech act of answering an attack on your assertions.

Usage examples (39)
  • His refutation of the charges was short and persuasive
  • Two points I would make in refutation to his comments:
  • How about looking up the word refutation and applying it?
  • #94 – Your refutation is hollow – are you a professor? for more
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