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counterstatement Line breaks: coun¦ter|state|ment
Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊntəˌsteɪtm(ə)nt/

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Definition of counterstatement in English:

noun

A statement asserting that evidence or an accusation is false: this proposal prompted a strong counterstatement

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