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Definition of Contesting

Contesting
Contest Con*test", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Contested; p. pr. & vb. n. Contesting.] [F. contester, fr. L. contestari to call to witness, contestari litem to introduce a lawsuit by calling witnesses, to bring an action; con- + testari to be a witness, testic witness. See Testify.] 1. To make a subject of dispute, contention, litigation, or emulation; to contend for; to call in question; to controvert; to oppose; to dispute. The people . . . contested not what was done. --Locke. Few philosophical aphorisms have been more frequenty repeated, few more contested than this. --J. D. Morell. 2. To strive earnestly to hold or maintain; to struggle to defend; as, the troops contested every inch of ground. 3. (Law) To make a subject of litigation; to defend, as a suit; to dispute or resist; as a claim, by course of law; to controvert. To contest an election. (Polit.) (a) To strive to be elected. (b) To dispute the declared result of an election. Syn: To dispute; controvert; debate; litigate; oppose; argue; contend.

Meaning of Contesting from wikipedia

- Contesting (also known as radiosport) is a competitive activity pursued by amateur radio operators. In a contest, an amateur radio station, which may be...
- named in the will and so is barred from contesting the will altogether. Common grounds or reasons for contesting a will include lack of testamentary capacity...
- Contest may refer to: Competition Will contest Contesting, amateur radio contesting (Radiosport) Contest (2013 film), an American film Contest (1932 film)...
- "The Contest" is the 51st episode of the NBC sitcom Seinfeld. The 10th episode of the fourth season, it aired on November 18, 1992. In the episode, Jerry...
- CONTEST is the United Kingdom's counter-terrorism strategy. It was first developed by the Home Office in early 2003, and a revised version was made publicly...
- Main article on the sport of Amateur Radio Contesting Like most other sports, amateur radio contesting has its share of disputes and controversy. These...
- sport of Amateur Radio Contesting The sport of amateur radio contesting has been responsible for the development of contesting technology specific to...
- ABC Radio National. Sovacool, p. 126. Contesting the ****ure of Nuclear Power at World Scientific. Contesting the ****ure of Nuclear Power at Google Books...
- The Eurovision Song Contest 2020 will be the 65th edition of the Eurovision Song Contest. The contest is set to take place in the Netherlands, following...
- stood in every one, while Labour, the Conservatives and Lib Dems did not contest the Speaker's seat and the SSP did not stand against the independent candidate...
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