controversion

noun con·tro·ver·sion \ˈkän‧trəˌvərzhən also -rsh-\

Definition of controversion

plural

-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  controversy

  2. 2 :  the act of controverting an argument in controversion of an assertion

  3. 3 [Latin controversus + English -ion] :  a turning in the opposite direction a general controversion in ethics

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Origin and Etymology of controversion

Medieval Latin controversion-, controversio, alteration of Latin controversia controversy


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