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English definition of “void”

void

adjective     /vɔɪd/ LAW
having no legal force and therefore unacceptable: The judge declared the contract void. The election was declared void and a new one will take place in October.
void ab initio having no legal force from the beginning: The agreement was declared void ab initio because he was under the legal age when he signed it.
(Definition of void adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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