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  • The technical words of denial used in denying what has been alleged.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The technical words of denial used in traversing what has been alleged, and is repeated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Without this or that: specifically used, in law, in traversing what has been alleged and is repeated.

Etymologies

Latin absque ("without") hoc ("this") (Wiktionary)

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