Examples of rescission in a sentence
<the judge ruled that the town's rescission of the contract was justified due the contractor's repeated failures to meet its obligations>
Origin of rescission
Late Latin rescission-, rescissio, from Latin rescindere
First Known Use: 1651
Legal Definition of rescission
: the act, process, or fact of rescinding esp. a contract; specifically : the equitable judicial remedy of rescinding a contract in a suit brought by one of the parties — compare reformation
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