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confute

verb [T] uk   us   /kənˈfjuːt/ formal
to prove a person or an argument to be wrong
Translations of “confute”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反駁,駁斥, 駁倒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反驳,驳斥, 驳倒…
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