disavowal

[dis-uh-vou-uhl]
noun
a disowning; repudiation; denial.

Origin:
1740–50; disavow + -al2

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disavow (ˌdɪsəˈvaʊ)
 
vb
(tr) to deny knowledge of, connection with, or responsibility for
 
disa'vowal
 
n
 
disa'vowedly
 
adv
 
disa'vower
 
n

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disavowal
1748, from disavow + -al (2).
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Example sentences
The commission was followed by a copy of the notary's oath of office which
  consisted of a disavowal of polygamy.
Certainly a summary and unilateral disavowal by the defendant does not itself
  negate a stipulation.
Conduct itself does not contain any disclaimer or other disavowal of the
  formation of a contract with each of its employees.
There has never in this state been doubt or disavowal of the principle itself.
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