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"rescind" in British English

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rescindverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈsɪnd/ us   /rɪˈsɪnd/ formal
to make a law, agreement, order, or decision no longer have any (legal) power: The policy of charging air travellers for vegetarian meals proved unpopular and has already been rescinded.
(Definition of rescind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rescind" in American English

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rescindverb [T]

us   /rɪˈsɪnd/ fml
to make a law, order, or decision no longer have any legal effect: The vote rescinds zoning decisions made earlier in the decade.
(Definition of rescind from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"rescind" in Business English

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rescindverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈsɪnd/ us   formal
LAW to officially end a law, take back a decision, or say that an agreement no longer exists: rescind a law/contract/decision We urge the committee to rescind its decision.
(Definition of rescind from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “rescind”
in Chinese (Simplified) 废除, 取消, 撤销…
in Chinese (Traditional) 廢除, 取消, 撤銷…
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