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

  Disallow \Dis`al*low"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disallowed; p. pr.
     & vb. n. Disallowing.] [Pref. dis- + allow: cf. OF.
     desalouer, desloer, to blame, dissuade.]
     To refuse to allow; to deny the force or validity of; to
     disown and reject; as, the judge disallowed the executor's
     charge.
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           To whom coming, as unto a living stone, disallowed
           indeed of men, but chosen of God.        --1 Pet. ii.
                                                    4.
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           That the edicts of C[ae]sar we may at all times
           disallow, but the statutes of God for no reason we may
           reject.                                  --Milton.
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     Note: This verb was sometimes followed by of; as, "What
           follows, if we disallow of this?" --Shak. See Allow.
  
     Syn: To disapprove; prohibit; censure; reject.
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