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English definition of “abrogate”

abrogate

verb [T] uk   /ˈæb.rə.ɡeɪt/ formal us  
to end a law, agreement, or custom formally: The treaty was abrogated in 1929.Legislation and law-making
abrogation
noun [S or U] uk   /ˌæb.rəˈɡeɪ.ʃən/ us  
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