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demurral


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Demurral  \De*mur"ral\,  n. 
  Demur;  delay  in  acting  or  deciding. 
 
  The  same  causes  of  demurral  existed  which  prevented 
  British  troops  from  assisting  in  the  expulsion  of  the 
  French  from  Rome.  --Southey. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  demurral 
  n  :  (law)  a  formal  objection  to  an  opponent's  pleadings  [syn:  {demur}, 
  {demurrer}] 




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