defeasible

adjective de·fea·si·ble \ di-ˈfē-zə-bəl \

Definition of defeasible

:capable of being annulled or made void
  • a defeasible claim

defeasibility

play \-ˌfē-zə-ˈbi-lə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of defeasible

15th century


Law Dictionary

defeasible

adjective de·fea·si·ble \ di-ˈfē-zə-bəl \

legal Definition of defeasible

:subject to or capable of being annulled or made void
  • a defeasible interest
  • his rights are not defeasible by agreement
  • —J. D. Calamari and J. M. Perillo


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