declinature


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declinature

(dɪˈklaɪnətʃə; dɪˈklaɪnətjʊə)
n
1. the act of refusing politely
2. Scots law another name for declinatory
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This is essential because residential occupancy being used for business purpose would give rise to the notion of Utmost Good Faith resulting in declinature due to misrepresentation.
Making the right decision between acceptance and declinature was key to whether money would be earned or not," he said.
subscribed Black's declinature, and only Glasgow can be shown not