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declination

noun

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2 an unwillingness to grant something asked for
  • congressional declinations of cabinet appointments have been relatively infrequent, most senators believing that the president is entitled to pick his own advisors

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The first known use of declination was in the 15th century

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“Declination.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/declination. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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