oblocutor

noun
ob·​lo·​cu·​tor | \ ˌäbləˈkyütə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of oblocutor

: disputer, gainsayer, detractor used chiefly in law

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History and Etymology for oblocutor

Latin, from oblocutus (past participle of obloqui to speak against) + -or

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“Oblocutor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oblocutor. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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