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rebuttal

noun

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something (as an argument) that serves to disprove
  • an effective rebuttal to her claim of having the gift of clairvoyance

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The first known use of rebuttal was in 1830

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“Rebuttal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rebuttal. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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