Definition of “countermand” - English Dictionary

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(Definition of “countermand” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“countermand” in Business English

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countermandverb [ T ]

uk /ˌkaʊntəˈmɑːnd/ us formal

to change an order that has already been given, especially by giving a new order:

Oral approval will form part of the agreement unless it is countermanded by the client within two working days.

(Definition of “countermand” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)