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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Disprove \Dis*prove"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disproved; p. pr. &
vb. n. Disproving.] [Pref. dis- + prove: cf. OF.
1. To prove to be false or erroneous; to confute; to refute.
That false supposition I advanced in order to
disprove it. --Atterbury.
2. To disallow; to disapprove of. [Obs.] --Stirling.
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
22 Moby Thesaurus words for "disproved":
belied, confounded, confuted, deflated, denied, discarded,
discredited, dismissed, disputed, exploded, exposed, impugned,
invalidated, negated, negatived, overthrown, overturned, punctured,
refuted, rejected, shown up, upset
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