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rescission

[ri-sizh-uh n] /rɪˈsɪʒ ən/
noun
1.
the act of rescinding.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Late Latin rescissiōn- (stem of rescissiō) a making void, rescinding, equivalent to resciss(us) (past participle of rescindere to rescind, equivalent to re- re- + scid-, variant stem of scindere to cleave, tear in two + -tus past participle suffix, with dt > ss) + -iōn- -ion
Related forms
nonrescission, noun
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rescission

/rɪˈsɪʒən/
noun
1.
the act of rescinding
2.
(law) the right to have a contract set aside if it has been entered into mistakenly, as a result of misrepresentation, undue influence, etc
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