disclaim

[dis-kleym]
verb (used with object)
1.
to deny or repudiate interest in or connection with; disavow; disown: disclaiming all participation.
2.
Law. to renounce a claim or right to.
3.
to reject the claims or authority of.
verb (used without object)
4.
Law. to renounce or repudiate a legal claim or right.
5.
Obsolete. to disavow interest.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English < Anglo-French disclaimer, desclamer. See dis-1, claim

undisclaimed, adjective

declaim, disclaim.
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disclaim (dɪsˈkleɪm)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to deny or renounce (any claim, connection, etc)
2.  (tr) to deny the validity or authority of
3.  law to renounce or repudiate (a legal claim or right)
 
disclamation
 
n

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disclaim
mid-15c., from Anglo-Fr. disclaimer, O.Fr. desclamer, from des- "dis-" + clamer (see claim).
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Example sentences
Also she does disclaim extremely abusive parenting as an exception.
The scientists in question disclaim any intent to push back frontiers other than those of human understanding.
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