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moot

verb

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1 to present or bring forward for discussion
  • conservatives had shouted down the proposal when it was first mooted

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2 to talk about (an issue) usually from various points of view and for the purpose of arriving at a decision or opinion
  • the issue of whether a person's nature or upbringing is more important continues to be mooted by experts and laymen alike

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“Moot.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moot. Accessed 23 Feb. 2020.

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