Definitions of cancellation

n the act of cancelling; calling off some arrangement

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abrogation, annulment, repeal
the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation
the act of cancelling from an account a bad debt or a worthless asset
attainder, civil death
cancellation of civil rights
recission, rescission
(law) the act of rescinding; the cancellation of a contract and the return of the parties to the positions they would have had if the contract had not been made
(law) the partial taking away of the effectiveness of a law; a partial repeal or abolition of a law
the act of making something legally void
the act of removing an official by petition
the act (by someone having the authority) of annulling something previously done
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nullification, override
the act of nullifying; making null and void; counteracting or overriding the effect or force of something

n the speech act of revoking or annulling or making void

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the speech act of negating

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