counterproposition


counterproposition
/kown"teuhr prop'euh zish"euhn/, n.
a proposition made in place of or in opposition to a preceding one.
[1860-65; COUNTER- + PROPOSITION]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • counterproposition — index counteroffer Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • counterproposition — /kown teuhr prop euh zish euhn/, n. a proposition made in place of or in opposition to a preceding one. [1860 65; COUNTER + PROPOSITION] * * * …   Universalium

  • counterproposition — noun A proposal made as an alternative to another, earlier proposition. Syn: counterproposal …   Wiktionary

  • counterproposition — /kaʊntəprɒpəˈzɪʃən/ (say kowntuhpropuh zishuhn) noun 1. an opposing proposition. –verb (t) 2. to proposition in opposition to …   Australian English dictionary

  • counteroffer — coun·ter·of·fer / kau̇n tər ˌȯ fər/ n: an offer that is made in response to another and that has additional or differing terms ◇ Under common law, a counteroffer does not constitute an acceptance of an offer and is often considered a rejection… …   Law dictionary

  • counterproposal — noun A proposal made as an alternative to another, earlier proposal. Syn: counterproposition …   Wiktionary


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