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EtymologyEdit

Compound form of contra(against) and dictio(talking).

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NounEdit

contrādictiō f ‎(genitive contrādictiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of contradicting.
  2. A reply, answer, objection, counterargument, contradiction; opposition.
    Ex contradictione quodlibet.[1]
    From a contradiction anything [follows]:  .

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative contrādictiō contrādictiōnēs
genitive contrādictiōnis contrādictiōnum
dative contrādictiōnī contrādictiōnibus
accusative contrādictiōnem contrādictiōnēs
ablative contrādictiōne contrādictiōnibus
vocative contrādictiō contrādictiōnēs

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