Disclaimer
Disclaimer Dis*claim"er, n. 1. One who disclaims, disowns, or renounces. [1913 Webster]

2. (Law) A denial, disavowal, or renunciation, as of a title, claim, interest, estate, or trust; relinquishment or waiver of an interest or estate. --Burrill. [1913 Webster]

3. A public disavowal, as of pretensions, claims, opinions, and the like. --Burke. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
/ (of a claim or a title),


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