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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Coming into conflict with.

Usage examples (35)
  • They are treated in contravention of all medical laws.
  • IIRC, this stand is in contravention of the UN charter.
  • This could well be construed as being in contravention of the
  • Neglect of general disarmament, in contravention of a treaty pledge? for more
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