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annulment

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noun an·nul·ment \ə-ˈnəl-mənt\

Definition of annulment

  1. 1 :  the act of annulling :  the state of being annulled

  2. 2 :  a judicial or ecclesiastical pronouncement declaring a marriage invalid



Examples of annulment in a sentence

  1. <an annulment of that hastily conceived marriage can't come too soon>



15th Century

First Known Use of annulment

15th century


Law Dictionary

annulment

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noun an·nul·ment \ə-ˈnəl-mənt\

Legal Definition of annulment

  1. 1 :  the act of annulling :  the state of being annulled

  2. 2 :  a declaration by a court that a marriage is invalid — compare divorce





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