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revokeverb [T]

 us   /rɪˈvoʊk/
to say officially that an agreement, permission, or law is no longer effective: Licenses can be revoked for up to five years.
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revokeverb [T]

uk   /rɪˈvəʊk/  us   /rɪˈvoʊk/ formal
to say officially that an agreement, permission, a law, etc. is no longer in effect: The authorities have revoked their original decision to allow development of this rural area.
revocation
noun [C or U] uk   /re.vəˈkeɪ.ʃən/  us   /re.vəˈkeɪ.ʃən/
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revokeverb [T]

uk   us   /rɪˈvəʊk/
LAW to state officially that an agreement, right, or legal document is no longer effective: The Commission may revoke the registration of anyone convicted of a felony in the past 10 years. revoke a licence/permit/visa revoke a ruling/order/decision
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