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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 vin·di·ca·tion /ˌvɪndəˈkeʃən/
 辯護,擁護,辯明

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Vin·di·ca·tion n.
 1. The act of vindicating, or the state of being vindicated; defense; justification against denial or censure; as, the vindication of opinions; his vindication is complete.
    Occasion for the vindication of this passage in my book.   --Locke.
 2. Civil Law The claiming a thing as one's own; the asserting of a right or title in, or to, a thing.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 vindication
      n 1: the act of vindicating or defending against criticism or
           censure etc.; "friends provided a vindication of his
           position" [syn: exoneration]
      2: the justification for some act or belief; "he offered a
         persuasive defense of the theory" [syn: defense, defence]