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rescind

verb [T]
 
 
/rɪˈsɪnd/ formal
to make a law, agreement, order or decision no longer have any (legal) power
废除;取消;撤销
The policy of charging air travellers for vegetarian meals proved unpopular and has already been rescinded.
事实证明,航空公司向素食主义乘客收取素餐费的做法不得人心,因而已被取消。
Legislation and law-making
Translations of “rescind”
in Chinese (Traditional) 廢除, 取消, 撤銷…
(Definition of rescind from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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