Definition of dubitation in English:

dubitation

Line breaks: du¦bi|ta¦tion
Pronunciation: /ˌdjuːbɪˈteɪʃ(ə)n
 
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noun

[mass noun] formal
Doubt or hesitation: a judgement fenced around with proper scholarly dubitation

Origin

late Middle English: from Latin dubitatio(n-), from dubitare 'to doubt'.

Derivatives

dubitative

adjective

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