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

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Definition of counterstatement in English:


A statement asserting that evidence or an accusation is false: this proposal prompted a strong counterstatement
More example sentences
  • I'm sure I could get two-thirds of them to sign a counterstatement.
  • The applicants neither filed a counterstatement nor a response to the opponent's evidence.
  • The applicant was then allowed a period of one week to file an amended counterstatement.
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