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English definition of “void”

void

noun [C]  /vɔɪd/ us  

void noun [C] (EMPTY SPACE)

a space with nothing in it: Some parents use television to fill the void they have created by not spending enough time with their kids, he said.

void

adjective [not gradable]  /vɔɪd/ us  

void adjective [not gradable] (UNACCEPTABLE)

having no legal authority and therefore unacceptable: The original version of her will was declared void.

void

verb [T]  /vɔɪd/ us  

void verb [T] (MAKE UNACCEPTABLE)

to remove the legal force from an agreement or contract: I’ll just void the check and pay you in cash.
(Definition of void from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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