Contradictious Con`tra*dic"tious, a. 1. Filled with contradictions; inconsistent. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. Inclined to contradict or cavil [Obs.] --Sharp. -- {Con`tra*dic"tious*ness}, n. --Norris. [1913 Webster]

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