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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The act of canceling; repeal.

Usage examples (40)
  • The rescission of the rule was requested by the safety committee.
  • That has absolutely nothing to do with whether or not rescission is permitted under fraudulent pretenses on the part of the insurer.
  • In fact, that change -- an end to the practice of "rescission" -- would happen right away.
  • The hallmark of the rescission is the weak job market. for more
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