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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Transitive Verb - To put an end to; Set aside.

Usage examples (33)
  • In the event of any inconsistency ... all other provisions shall be repealed or abrogated to the extent of such inconsistency.
  • Verb (used with object), : to abrogate a law
  • Have those verses been "abrogated" out of the present Qur'an?
  • It also said that if the deal were "abrogated," there would be "no ground for the six-party talks to exist any more." for more
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