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- v. To reject a passage of text as spurious.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To set aside or reject as spurious, as by marking with an obelus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To set aside; reject as spurious.
From Ancient Greek (athetos, "removed") (Wiktionary)