rescind Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"rescind" in British English

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rescindverb [T]

uk   us   /rɪˈsɪnd/ formal
to make a ​law, ​agreement, ​order, or ​decision no ​longer have any (​legal) ​power: The ​policy of ​chargingairtravellers for ​vegetarianmealsprovedunpopular and has already been rescinded.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 ​legaleffect: The ​vote rescinds ​zoningdecisions 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   us   /rɪˈsɪnd/ 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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