[dih-klahy-nuh-cher, -choo r]
- the act of refusing.
Origin of declinature
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Examples from the Web for declinature
Dr. Livingstone very naturally understood this as a declinature of his proposals.The Personal Life Of David Livingstone
William Garden Blaikie
But suppose that Russia should make this declinature a casus belli with Turkey,—what then?
For his declinature was not a rude rejection of an honour deemed essentially false and vain.The Expositor's Bible: The Second Book of Samuel
W. G. Blaikie