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protestation

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a solemn and often public declaration of the truth or existence of something
  • the governor went on television to make a passionate protestation of his innocence in the bribery scandal

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“Protestation.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/protestation. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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