AskDefine | Define abrogation

Dictionary Definition

abrogation n : the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation [syn: repeal, annulment]

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Etymology

Latin abrogatio, from abrogare: compare French abrogation or abroger

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. The act of abrogating; repeal by authority - Hume

Extensive Definition

Abrogation may refer to:
abrogation in German: Abrogation

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