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English definition of “denial”

denial

noun     /dɪˈnaɪəl/
NOT TRUE [C, U] a statement in which you say that something is not true , or the act of making a statement like this: a denial of his guilt Refusing and rejecting
NOT ALLOWING [U] not allowing someone to have or do something: the denial of medical treatment Refusing and rejectingForbidding and banning things
(Definition of denial noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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