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dubitation

[ doo-bi-tey-shuhn, dyoo- ]
/ ˌdu bɪˈteɪ ʃən, ˌdyu- /
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noun Archaic.
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Origin of dubitation

1400–50; late Middle English (<Middle French, Old French ) <Latin dubitātiōn- (stem of dubitātiō), equivalent to dubitāt(us), past participle of dubitāre (dubit-doubt + -ātus-ate1) + -iōn--ion
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British Dictionary definitions for dubitation

dubitation
/ (ˌdjuːbɪˈteɪʃən) /

noun
another word for doubt
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