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denegation

[den-i-gey-shuh n] /ˌdɛn ɪˈgeɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
denial; contradiction.
Origin
1480-1490
1480-90; < Late Latin dēnegātiōn- (stem of dēnegātiō). See de-, negation
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denegation

/ˌdɛnɪˈɡeɪʃən/
noun
1.
a denial, contradiction, or refusal
Word Origin
C17: from Late Latin dēnegātiō, from Latin dēnegāre to deny, refuse, from negāre to deny
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