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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of defending against criticism or censure etc.; The justification for some act or belief.

Usage examples (37)
  • Friends provided a vindication of his position
  • Israel is celebrating what it calls a vindication.
  • How fortunate that his vindication is now so public and is saluted.
  • It was used before, ch.ix. 13, in vindication of mercy to the souls of men; here, of mercy to their bodies. for more
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