infirmation

noun
in·​fir·​ma·​tion | \ ˌinfə(r)ˈmāshən \
plural -s

Definition of infirmation

: the process of infirming or making invalid opposed to confirmation

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History and Etymology for infirmation

Latin infirmation-, infirmatio, from infirmatus (past participle of infirmare to infirm) + -ion-, -io -ion

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“Infirmation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/infirmation. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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