Examples of recision in a Sentence
the national emergency forced the immediate recision of all military leave
Recent Examples of recision from the Web
The House of Representatives passed the rule recision in February.
The House GOP is standing with Trump on drawing down the reserves for the Pell Grant program, calling for a $3.3 billion recision on top of the $1.3 billion cut outlined in the fiscal 2017 spending agreement.
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Origin and Etymology of recision
First Known Use: 1606See Words from the same year
Synonymsabandonment, abortion, calling, calling off, dropping, recall, cancellation, repeal, rescission, revocation
Related Wordsannulment, invalidation, neutralization, nullification, voidance; abolishment, abolition, ending, halting, stopping, termination; giving up, relinquishment, surrender; reversal, rollback
Near Antonymsbeginning, commencement, initiation; engagement, undertaking
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