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Verb: contravene  ,kón-tru'veen
  1. Go against, as of rules and laws
    - conflict, run afoul, infringe
     
  2. Deny the truth of
    - contradict, negate

Derived forms: contravening, contravenes, contravened

Type of: breach, break, differ, disagree, dissent, go against, infract, offend, take issue, transgress, violate