disclamation

disclamation

[dis-kluh-mey-shuhn]
noun
the act of disclaiming; renunciation; disavowal.

Origin:
1585–95; < Medieval Latin disclamāt(us) (past participle of disclamāre to disclaim, probably < Anglo-French disclaimer; see -ate1) + -ion

disclamatory [dis-klam-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] , adjective
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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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