disclaimer
a statement in a work, by an author, editor or publisher, that the entire work or all, or specified, names and nomenclatural acts in it are to be excluded for purposes of zoological nomenclature

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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


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  • disclaimer — dis·claim·er /dis klā mər/ n [Anglo French desclamer, from desclamer to disavow, deny, from Old French des , prefix marking reversal + clamer to claim see claim] 1: a refusal or disavowal of something that one has a right to claim; specif: a… …   Law dictionary

  • disclaimer — dis‧claim‧er [dɪsˈkleɪmə ǁ ər] noun [countable] LAW a statement that you are not responsible for something or not connected with it: • a case concerned with a disclaimer of liability in a surveyor s report * * * disclaimer UK US /dɪsˈkleɪmər/… …   Financial and business terms

  • disclaimer — (n.) denial of a claim, mid 15c., from Anglo Fr. disclaimer disavowal, denial; see DISCLAIM (Cf. disclaim). Infinitive used as a noun in Old French. Cf. WAIVER (Cf. waiver), etc …   Etymology dictionary

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disclaimer — [n] repudiation abjuration, abnegation, clause, denial, disavowal, dissociation, renunciation, retraction, waiver; concept 45 …   New thesaurus

  • disclaimer — ► NOUN ▪ a statement disclaiming something, especially responsibility …   English terms dictionary

  • disclaimer — [dis klām′ər] n. [Anglo Fr desclamer, inf. used as n.] 1. a disclaiming; denial or renunciation, as of a claim, title, etc. 2. a refusal to accept responsibility; disavowal …   English World dictionary

  • Disclaimer — This article is about legal disclaimers in general. For the Wikipedia disclaimer, please see Wikipedia:General disclaimer. For the Seether album see Disclaimer (album) This is a volleyball court in a business park in Goleta, California, USA. A… …   Wikipedia

  • Disclaimer — Der Begriff Disclaimer wird im Internet Recht als Fachausdruck für einen Haftungsausschluss verwendet. Dabei kommen Disclaimer vorwiegend in E Mails und auf Webseiten vor. Er stammt ursprünglich vom englischen „to disclaim“ ab, was soviel… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • disclaimer — The repudiation or renunciation of a claim or power vested in a person or which he had formerly alleged to be his. The refusal, or rejection of an estate or right offered to a person. The disavowal, denial, or renunciation of an interest, right,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • disclaimer — The repudiation or renunciation of a claim or power vested in a person or which he had formerly alleged to be his. The refusal, or rejection of an estate or right offered to a person. The disavowal, denial, or renunciation of an interest, right,… …   Black's law dictionary

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