rebuttable
adjective see rebut

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Rebuttable — Re*but ta*ble (r[ e]*b[u^]t t[.a]*b l), a. Capable of being rebutted. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • rebuttable — adjective Capable of being rebutted …   Wiktionary

  • rebuttable — adj. contradictable, refutable, opposable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • rebuttable — re·but·table …   English syllables

  • rebuttable — Capable of being rebutted …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • rebuttable — bəd.əbəl adjective : capable of being rebutted …   Useful english dictionary

  • rebuttable presumption — see presumption Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. rebuttable presumption …   Law dictionary

  • Rebuttable presumption — Both in common law and in civil law, a rebuttable presumption (in Latin, praesumptio iuris tantum ) is an assumption made by a court, one that is taken to be true unless someone comes forward to contest it and prove otherwise. A rebuttable… …   Wikipedia

  • rebuttable presumption — In the law of evidence, a presumption which may be rebutted by evidence. Otherwise called a disputable presumption. A species of legal presumption which holds good until evidence contrary to it is introduced. Beck v. Kansas City Public Service Co …   Black's law dictionary

  • rebuttable presumption — legal presumption that can be refuted …   English contemporary dictionary

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