Synonyms and related words:
abjuration, abjurement, abolishment, abolition, absolute contradiction, annulment, cancel, canceling, cancellation, cassation, contradiction, contrary assertion, contravention, controversion, countering, countermand, counterorder, crossing, defeasance, denial, disaffirmation, disallowance, disavowal, disclaimer, disclamation, disownment, disproof, forswearing, gainsaying, impugnment, invalidation, nullification, recall, recantation, refutation, renege, renunciation, repeal, repudiation, rescinding, rescindment, rescission, retractation, retraction, reversal, revocation, revoke, revokement, setting aside, suspension, vacation, vacatur, voidance, voiding, waiver, waiving, withdrawal, write-off

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  • abrogation — [ abrɔgasjɔ̃ ] n. f. • av. 1356; lat. abrogatio ♦ Action d abroger. ⇒ 2. retrait. Abrogation d un acte réglementaire. Abrogation tacite. Abrogation expresse. ● abrogation nom féminin (latin abrogatio) Annulation d une loi, d un décret, d un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Abrogation — (von lateinisch abrogatio „Abschaffung“, „Aufhebung“, „Ausserkraftsetzung“, „Widerruf“) steht für: im juristischen Sprachgebrauch bedeutet Abrogation die vollständige Abschaffung eines Gesetzes oder seine Aufhebung durch ein nachfolgendes;… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Abrogation — may refer to: * Abrogation doctrine, a doctrine in United States constitutional law * Naskh (exegesis) (Arabic for abrogation ), a genre of Islamic exegesis dealing with the problem of seemingly conflicting legal material …   Wikipedia

  • abrogation — I noun abolishment, abolition, annihilation, annulment, canceling, cancellation, countermand, counterorder, defeasance, dissolution, invalidation, nullification, overriding, overruling, recall, recantation, renege, repeal, repudiation, rescission …   Law dictionary

  • Abrogation — Ab ro*ga tion, n. [L. abrogatio, fr. abrogare: cf. F. abrogation.] The act of abrogating; repeal by authority. Hume. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abrogation — UK US /ˌæbrəˈɡeɪʃən/ noun [S or U] LAW ► the act of officially ending a law, agreement, or custom: »He called for renegotiation but not abrogation of the North American Free Trade Agreement …   Financial and business terms

  • abrogation — Abrogation. s. f. v. Action & maniere par laquelle une chose est abrogée. L abrogation d une loy …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Abrogation — (lat.), römisch rechtlicher Ausdruck für die vollständige Aufhebung eines Gesetzes; vgl. Derogation, Subrogation, Obrogation …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • abrogation — (n.) 1530s, from L. abrogationem (nom. abrogatio) repeal of a law, noun of action from pp. stem of abrogare (see ABROGATE (Cf. abrogate)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • abrogation — [n] cancellation annulment, discontinuation, ending, invalidation, quashing, repudiation, rescission, retraction, reversal, voiding, withdrawal; concept 119 …   New thesaurus

  • abrogation — Abrogation, penacut. Abrogatio …   Thresor de la langue françoyse