protestation[prät′es tā′s̸hən, -əs-; prōt′-]
protestation definition by Webster's New World
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- a strong declaration or affirmation
- the act of protesting
- a protest; objection
Origin: Middle English protestacion ; from Middle French protestation ; from Late Latin protestatio
protestation definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- An emphatic declaration.
- A strong or formal expression of dissent.