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adjective disputed pronunciation in British English /dɪˈspjuːtɪd/

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  1. 1
    a disputed area is one that different countries claim belongs to them, so that there is a disagreement or war between them
  2. 2
    a disputed fact, statement, or judgment is one that many people argue about
    hotly disputed (=argued about with strong feelings):

    The importance of Bower’s contribution has been hotly disputed for years.

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