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  1. obtrectation(Noun)

    Disparagement, the belittling of someone or something; slander.

  2. Origin: From obtrectacion and its source, obtrectatio, from the participle stem of obtrectare.

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  1. Obtrectation(noun)

    slander; detraction; calumny

  2. Origin: [L. obtrectatio, from obtrectare to detract from through envy. See Detract.]

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