Entry from British & World English dictionary
Unable to be rebutted.
- There is without doubt a very strong presumption in favour of a course of action which will prolong life, but… it is not irrebuttable.
- This creates an irrebuttable legal fiction unconnected with the facts.
- Other presumptions, including irrebuttable presumptions of law, such as the age of criminal liability, belong more properly to the substantive law.
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