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contravener (ˌkɒntrəˈviːnə) 

Definitions

noun

  1. (formal) someone who contravenes something

contravene (ˌkɒntrəˈviːn Pronunciation for contravene

Definitions

verb (transitive)

  1. to come into conflict with or infringe (rules, laws, etc)
  2. to dispute or contradict (a statement, proposition, etc)

Derived Forms

ˌcontraˈvener noun
contravention (ˌkɒntrəˈvɛnʃən Pronunciation for contravention  noun

Word Origin

C16: from Late Latin contrāvenīre, from Latin contra- + venīre to come

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