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the presentation of an argument or arguments

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the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)

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Disputation occurred under the careful direction of doctors of law who were the "sole interpreters" of Islamic law (282).
Synopsis Purioris Theologiae Synopsis of a Purer Theology: Latin Text and English Translation; Volume 2: Disputations 24-42
In the Dialectical Disputations I, Valla radically revised Aristotle's ten categories, reducing them to three.
In past elections I have enjoyed disputations with a good Tory friend with no animosity.
The second chapter provides contemporary examples of disputations in order to 'reconstruct the process as envisaged and deployed in these events' (p.
Given that the solutions that emerge from their disputations and analyses will be the product of technocratic -- not democratic -- processes, they are likely to trigger populist backlashes.
Iran's top nuclear negotiator Abbas Araqchi say that there are disputations over critical issues, but we try to keep on until achieving the final result.
Here Anabaptists leaders--forced to define their position on the matter in numerous disputations with Reformed theologians--clearly elevated the authority of the New Testament over that of the Old.
For those already familiar with some of Nascimento's intellectual, artistic, and political myriad of activities that might temporarily forget his sheer range, this volume locates him in Nigeria, on the campus of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, engaging the disputations about the representation of the African-Brazilian voice, culminating in fireworks and confrontation at FESTAC 1977 between official and unofficial Brazil at the Festival in Lagos.
Lorenzo Valla's (1407-1457) wrote Dialectical Disputations to refute Aristotleian logic and introduce a commonsense approach to semantics and argument.
The last few decades have witnessed many changes in attitudes toward the historiography of Renaissance astrology in general and toward Giovanni Pico della Mirandola and Pico's treatise Disputations against Judicial Astrology (1494) in particular.
In mirroring Nietzsche's style, the book is not a systematic treatise that works through a cumulative process of analysis and argumentation; it contains a series of "maxims and arrows" rather than disputations.
Sport is devalued without its errors and disputations and eccentric rows - if you try and make it perfect you will only succeed in making it tedious.
Not only did he provide lectures and disputations on Aristotle's psychology and ethics, as one might expect in a school of theology, but he also found a place for natural philosophy, even to the point of introducing his students to the details of zoological research.
Addressing the 70th Anniversary of the establishment of the German Near and Middle East Business Association, Gerhard Schroeder once more announced his disagreement with any economic sanctions adding that the world could not reach peace via sanctions and all the problems and disputations should be resolved by diplomacy and negotiations.