plural noun
re·​jec·​ta·​men·​ta | \ rə̇ˌjektəˈmentə, (ˌ)rēˌj- \

Definition of rejectamenta

: things rejected : a quantity of rejects : rubbish, refuse, wrack

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History and Etymology for rejectamenta

New Latin, plural of rejectamentum, from Latin rejectare (frequentative of rejicere to reject) + -mentum -ment

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“Rejectamenta.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 29 January 2020.

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to assert without proof or before proving

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