noun re·ci·sion \ri-ˈsi-zhən\

Definition of RECISION

:  an act of rescinding :  cancellation

Examples of RECISION

  1. <the national emergency forced the immediate recision of all military leave>

Origin of RECISION

French, from Middle French, alteration of rescision, from Late Latin rescission-, rescissio rescission
First Known Use: 1611


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