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recalcitrance

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noun re·cal·ci·trance \ri-ˈkal-sə-trən(t)s\

Definition of recalcitrance

  1. :  the state of being recalcitrant



Examples of recalcitrance in a sentence

  1. <punished her recalcitrance by taking away her driving privileges>



1856

First Known Use of recalcitrance

1856



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