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Not mere denialPlay
Skepticism involves doubt but isn't flat-out rejection; it's questioning validity. SlideHis skepticism didn't mean he denied global warming, just that he questioned some evidence.
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Healthy questioningPlay
Skepticism can suggest wise caution in believing new information without proof. SlideHer skepticism about the fad diet led her to research more before trying it.