de negation


denial; contradiction.

1480–90; < Late Latin dēnegātiōn- (stem of dēnegātiō). See de-, negation Unabridged
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denegation (ˌdɛnɪˈɡeɪʃən)
a denial, contradiction, or refusal
[C17: from Late Latin dēnegātiō, from Latin dēnegāre to deny, refuse, from negāre to deny]

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