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disavowal

[dis-uh-vou-uh l] /ˌdɪs əˈvaʊ əl/
noun
1.
a disowning; repudiation; denial.
Origin of disavowal
1740-1750
1740-50; disavow + -al2
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n.

1748; see disavow + -al (2).

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