irritant clause

noun

Definition of irritant clause

Scots law
: a clause in an instrument providing that if certain specified events shall take place the instrument shall be void

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“Irritant clause.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/irritant%20clause. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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