Definition of counterstatement in English:

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counterstatement

Pronunciation: /ˈkaʊntəˌsteɪtm(ə)nt/

noun

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