Impugnation Im`pug*na"tion, n. [L. impugnatio: cf. OF. impugnation.] Act of impugning; opposition; attack. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

A perpetual impugnation and self-conflict. --Bp. Hall. [1913 Webster]

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  • Impugnation — Impugnation, lat. deutsch, im Civilproceß Bestreitung, Widerlegung des Gegners bei der Schlußverhandlung, z.B. daß der versuchte Beweis nicht geleistet sei …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • impugnation — I noun adverse comment, adverse criticism, animadversion, antagonism, attack, censure, challenge, condemnation, conflict, confrontation, contradiction, contrariety, contrariness, contravention, counteraction, counterwork, criticism, decrial,… …   Law dictionary

  • impugnation — Impugnation, Impugnatio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • impugnation — noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English impugnacioun, impungnacioun, from Middle French or Latin; Middle French impugnation, from Latin impugnation , impugnatio, from impugnatus (past participle of impugnare to impugn) + ion , io ion 1.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • impugnation — (in pu gna sion) s. f. Terme vieilli. Action d impugner. HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Impugnation, OUDIN Dict.. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Provenç, et espagn. impugnacion ; ital. impugnazione ; du lat. impugnationem, de impugnare, impugner …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • impugnation — noun a) The act of impugning b) The act of appealing or revoking …   Wiktionary

  • Impugnation — Im|pu|gna|ti|on* die; , en <aus gleichbed. lat. impugnatio zu impugnare, vgl. ↑impugnieren> (veraltet) Anfechtung, Bestreitung …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • impugnation — im·pugna·tion …   English syllables

  • dispute — dis·pute 1 /di spyüt/ vb dis·put·ed, dis·put·ing vi: to engage in a dispute disputing with management over contract terms vt: to engage in a dispute over disputing the correct application of the contract provision; esp: to oppose by argume …   Law dictionary

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