from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The act of disaffirming; disaffirmance.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun The act of disaffirming; negation; refutation.
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- noun The act of
denial; a declarationthat something is not true.
- noun Repudiation of self or other.
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- noun the act of asserting that something alleged is not true
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Benjamin, you seem to be conflating two dissimilar concepts: 1. What we might call racial disaffirmation — keeping out qualified black applicants.
But, Papa's legacy must always be subjected to affirmation and disaffirmation by all and sundry.
The third error is in the total disaffirmation of the Hondurans who deposed Zelaya.