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abrogateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈæb.rə.ɡeɪt/ formal
to end a ​law, ​agreement, or ​customformally: The ​treaty was abrogated in 1929.
abrogation
noun [S or U] uk   us   /ˌæb.rəˈɡeɪ.ʃən/
(Definition of abrogate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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abrogateverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈæbrəɡeɪt/ formal
LAW to ​officially end a ​law, ​agreement, or ​custom: The opposition ​partypledged to abrogate the ​law if they ​won the ​election.
(Definition of abrogate from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “abrogate”
in Chinese (Simplified) 正式废除,废止, 撤销…
in Chinese (Traditional) 正式廢除,廢止, 撤銷…
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