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debunk-verb [di-buhngk]
to expose or excoriate (a claim, assertion, sentiment, etc.) as being pretentious, false, or exaggerated: to debunk advertising slogans.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/debunk

Although he tried to debunk the rumors, everyone still believed that he had cheated on the test.
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