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