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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Oppugn  \Op*pugn"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Oppugned};  p  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Oppugning}.]  [OF.  oppugner,  L.  oppugnare  ob  (see  {Ob-}) 
  +  pugnare  to  fight.  See  {Impugn}.] 
  To  fight  against;  to  attack;  to  be  in  conflict  with  to 
  oppose;  to  resist. 
  They  said  the  manner  of  their  impeachment  they  could 
  not  but  conceive  did  oppugn  the  rights  of  Parliament. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  v  :  call  into  question;  challenge  the  accuracy,  probity,  or 
  propriety  of  "We  must  question  your  judgment  in  this 
  matter"  [syn:  {question}] 

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