noun im·pugna·tion

Definition of impugnation



  1. 1 \ˌimˌpəgˈnāshən\ obsolete :  attack, opposition

  2. 2 \ˌimˌpyüˈn-\ archaic :  impugnment

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Origin and Etymology of impugnation

Middle English impugnacioun, impungnacioun, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French impugnation, from Latin impugnation-, impugnatio, from impugnatus (past participle of impugnare to impugn) + -ion-, -io -ion

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a brief usually trivial fact

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