refutation

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noun ref·u·ta·tion \ˌre-fyu̇-ˈtā-shən\

Definition of refutation

  1. :  the act or process of refuting

Examples of refutation in a sentence

  1. <these are hard scientific facts against which there can be no reasonable refutation>

Circa 1548

First Known Use of refutation

circa 1548



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