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cancellation

noun [C or U] uk   us   /ˌkæn.səlˈeɪ.ʃən/
C1 the act of deciding that an organized event will not happen or of stopping an order for something: Many trains are subject to cancellation because of the flooding. The theatre tickets were sold out, so we waited to see if there were any cancellations (= unwanted returned tickets).
Translations of “cancellation”
in Korean 취소…
in Arabic إلغاء…
in Portuguese cancelamento, anulação…
in Catalan cancel·lació…
in Japanese 中止, キャンセル…
in Italian annullamento, disdetta…
in Chinese (Traditional) 取消, 撤銷, 使作廢…
in Russian отмена…
in Turkish iptal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 取消, 撤销, 使作废…
in Polish odwołanie…
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