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recalcitrant

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recalcitrant/rɪˈkælsətrənt/adjective
recalcitrant
/rɪˈkælsətrənt/
adjective
Learner's definition of RECALCITRANT  
[more recalcitrant; most recalcitrant]formal
: stubbornly refusing to obey rules or orders

— recalcitrance

/rɪˈkælsətrəns/noun,[noncount]
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