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

  Disapprobation \Dis*ap`pro*ba"tion\, n. [Pref. dis- +
     approbation: cf. F. d['e]sapprobation. Cf. Disapprove.]
     The act of disapproving; mental condemnation of what is
     judged wrong, unsuitable, or inexpedient; feeling of censure.
           We have ever expressed the most unqualified
           disapprobation of all the steps.         --Burke.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: an expression of strong disapproval; pronouncing as wrong
           or morally culpable; "his uncompromising condemnation of
           racism" [syn: disapprobation, condemnation] [ant:

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