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1. abrogation, annulment, repeal

the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation

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see synonyms of abrogation
to cancel or revoke formally or officially; repeal; annul

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verb transitiveWord forms: ˈabroˌgated or ˈabroˌgating
to cancel or repeal by authority; annul

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tr.v. ab·ro·gat·ed, ab·ro·gat·ing, ab·ro·gates
To abolish, do away with, or annul, especially by authority: "Our existing Aboriginal and treaty rights were now part of the supreme law of the land, and could not be abrogated or denied by any government" (Matthew Coon Come).

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