cancellation

Definitions of cancellation
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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
write-off
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
derogation
(law) the partial taking away of the effectiveness of a law; a partial repeal or abolition of a law
vacation
the act of making something legally void
recall
the act of removing an official by petition
revocation
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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negation
the speech act of negating

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