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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (law) the act of rescinding.

Usage examples (37)
  • recission may be brought about by decree or by mutual consent
  • At the risk of inviting my own "recission," I invite you to examine my own health insurance history.
  • Under a 1974 law, the president can submit a "recission" order on already appropriate funds.
  • This odious practice is known as "recission," and it apparently occurs more frequently than the insurance industry is willing to admit. for more
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