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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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  • He said this was in the light of the official search report on the application, and maintained the case set out in his counterstatement.
  • The lawyer appended a counterstatement by Collins himself.
  • Moreover, there was no basis for him to exercise discretion to allow the statutory declarations to stand in place of the counterstatements in the proceedings.

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