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Origin of negation
OTHER WORDS FROM negationne·ga·tion·al, adjectivene·ga·tion·ist, nounnon·ne·ga·tion, nounre·ne·ga·tion, noun
Words nearby negation
Example sentences from the Web for negation
Negation: Were there any related denying stories competing for attention?TRAILS: The Tool That Tracks Truth and Lies On Twitter|Brandy Zadrozny|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Richard Phillips: Negation of the Universe” will be on display at Dallas Contemporary through August 10, 2014.
In order to build a Jewish nation and society, Zionists classically engaged in “negation of the Diaspora,” or shlilat hagolah.Jonathan Pollard Means Israeli-American Squabbling Instead of Israeli-Palestinian Negotiation|Raphael Magarik|July 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It supposes in that to which it is applied a present existence; and is the negation of a beginning or of an end of that existence.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
And that, on account of the negation of all attributes, Brahman really is eternal and changeless has already been demonstrated.The Vedanta-Sutras with the Commentary by Sankaracarya|Translator: George Thibaut
In the eyes of woman, war also means the negation of civilisation and of progress.The Flaming Sword in Serbia and Elsewhere|Mabel Annie Boulton Stobart
Finally he ceased shaking his head in negation, and at last breathed regularly like a child asleep.With Edged Tools|Henry Seton Merriman
Another reverend gentleman proceeds to denounce all I have said as the doctrine of negation.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 7 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
British Dictionary definitions for negation
- the operator that forms one sentence from another and corresponds to the English not
- a sentence so formed. It is usually written –p, ~p, ̄p or ⇁ p, where p is the given sentence, and is false when the given sentence is true, and true when it is false