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calumniate

ca·lum·ni·ate / kəˈləmnēˌāt/ • v. [tr.] formal make false and defamatory statements about. DERIVATIVES: ca·lum·ni·a·tion / kəˌləmnēˈāshən/ n. ca·lum·ni·a·tor / -ˌātər/ n.

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