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cancellation

[kan-suh-ley-shuh n] /ˌkæn səˈleɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
an act of canceling.
2.
the marks or perforations made in canceling.
3.
something canceled, as a reservation for a hotel room, airplane ticket, allowing someone else to obtain the accommodation.
Also, cancelation.
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; < Latin cancellātion- (stem of cancellātiō). See cancellate, -ion
Related forms
recancellation, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cancelations

cancellation

/ˌkænsɪˈleɪʃən/
noun
1.
the fact or an instance of cancelling
2.
something that has been cancelled, such as a theatre ticket, esp when it is available for another person to take we have a cancellation in the stalls
3.
the marks or perforation made by cancelling
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