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- (transitive, obsolete) To renounce; to contradict. [Attested from the mid 16th century until the mid 17th century.]
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- They abrenounce and cast them off.
- Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 , ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 8