contestation definition

  • noun:
    • The act of contesting; emulation; rivalry; strife; dispute.
    • evidence by witness; attestation; testimony.
    • The act of contesting; emulation; rivalry; strife; dispute.
    • Proof by witness; attestation; testimony.
    • The work of contesting or striving to gain or overcome; contest; emulation, competition, or rivalry.
    • . Strife; dispute.
    • Joint testimony; proof by witnesses; attestation.
    • within the Gallican liturgies, the Vere Dignum, or term starting “It is very fulfill, right, and our bounden duty,” at the beginning of the eucharistic preface; in a wider sense, the whole preface.
    • identical to contention, 5.
    • a contentious speech work; a dispute in which there is strong disagreement

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