repeal

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authority or official empowered to abolish or annul or repeal abrogator
(law) the partial taking away of the effectiveness of a law; a partial repeal or abolition of a law derogation
persons who make or amend or repeal laws general assembly , law-makers , legislative , legislative assembly , legislature
act passed by the British parliament in 1756 that raised revenue from the American colonies by a duty in the form of a stamp required on all newspapers and legal or commercial documents; opposition by the colonies resulted in the repeal of the act in 1766 Stamp Act
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