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 for demurral
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Demurral \De*mur"ral\, n.
     Demur; delay in acting or deciding.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           The same causes of demurral existed which prevented
           British troops from assisting in the expulsion of the
           French from Rome.                        --Southey.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  demurral
      n 1: (law) a formal objection to an opponent's pleadings [syn:
           demur, demurral, demurrer]

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