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nullifyverb [T]

 us   /ˈnʌl·əˌfɑɪ/
to cause an agreement or result to be no longer effective or consider it as not existing: The referee nullified the goal.
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nullifyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈnʌlɪfaɪ/
LAW to make a legal agreement or decision no longer have any legal force: The airline wants to nullify employees' contracts if no settlement is reached.
to cause something to have no value or effect: A suit has been filed against the directors, charging them with conspiring to nullify a shareholder vote. The US stated that any reductions in greenhouse gases by the West must not be nullified by increased emissions from developing nations.
nullification
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