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How to use confutation in a sentence

It threatens his whole doctrine of compact, and its darling derivatives, nullification and secession, with instant confutation.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
For the confutation of this whole reasoning it might be sufficient to ask:—Has it produced these effects?
AIDS TO REFLECTIONSAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
The preface contained the first declaration of his famous formula which was applied to the confutation of Blackstone.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME I.LESLIE STEPHEN
Trifles light as air are confirmation strong as proofs of Holy Writ, and confutation no less strong.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 85, NOVEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
He had published his doubts in 1823, but his final confutation of the theory of parallelism is found in this Scholion.
FORM AND FUNCTIONE. S. (EDWARD STUART) RUSSELL
To him her face was its confutation, and he knew how loose-tongued is calumny; but still—!
PEG WOFFINGTONCHARLES READE
I suppose now, that neither of them hath any patrons, and therefore need no confutation.
THE DISCOVERY OF A WORLD IN THE MOONEJOHN WILKINS
Arrogance is removed by confutation; and Socrates was the first who practised this.
A SELECTION FROM THE DISCOURSES OF EPICTETUS WITH THE ENCHEIRIDIONEPICTETUS
The Confutation also speaks of old and new Zwinglians, without mentioning whom they refer to by the term new.
THE LIFE OF PHILIP MELANCHTHONKARL FRIEDRICH LEDDERHOSE
This document, called Confutation, proved to be such a miserable failure that it had to be returned for revision.
LIFE OF LUTHERGUSTAV JUST

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