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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Disavowal \Dis`a*vow"al\, n.
The act of disavowing, disclaiming, or disowning; rejection
An earnest disavowal of fear often proceeds from fear.
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :
n 1: denial of any connection with or knowledge of [syn:
From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :
38 Moby Thesaurus words for "disavowal":
abjuration, abjurement, abrogation, absolute contradiction,
annulment, contradiction, contrary assertion, contravention,
controversion, countering, crossing, denial, disaffirmation,
disallowance, disclaimer, disclamation, disowning, disownment,
disproof, expatriation, forswearing, gainsaying, impugnment,
nullification, palinode, palinody, recantation, refutation,
reneging, renouncement, renunciation, repudiation, retractation,
retraction, revocation, revokement, unsaying, withdrawal
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