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cancelverb [I/T]

 us   /ˈkæn·səl/ (-l-, -ll-)
to decide that something arranged in advance will not happen, or to state that you do not wish to receive something: [I] We were supposed to meet for dinner but Elise had to cancel at the last minute. If a stamp or check is canceled, it is marked to show it has been used: [T] He collects canceled stamps.
cancellation
noun [C/U]  us   /ˌkæn·səˈleɪ·ʃən/
[C] All the tickets were sold, so we waited to see if there were any cancellations.
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