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ref·u·ta·tion(rĕf′yo͝o-tā′shən) also re·fut·al (rĭ-fyo͞ot′l)
1. The act of refuting.
2. Something, such as an argument, that refutes someone or something.
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the act or process of refuting
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|Noun||1.||refutal - the act of determining that something is false|
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