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affirmance

[ uh-fur-muhns ]
/ əˈfɜr məns /
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noun
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Origin of affirmance

1350–1400; Middle English affermance<Middle French; see affirm, -ance

OTHER WORDS FROM affirmance

non·af·firm·ance, noun
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