revocation

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noun rev·o·ca·tion \ˌre-və-ˈkā-shən; ri-ˌvō-, ˌrē-\

Definition of revocation

  1. :  an act or instance of revoking

Examples of revocation in a sentence

  1. threatened the revocation of his son's driving privileges

Origin and Etymology of revocation

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin revocation-, revocatio, from revocare


First Known Use: 15th century


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revocation

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noun rev·o·ca·tion \ˌre-və-ˈkā-shən\

Legal Definition of revocation

  1. :  an act or instance of revoking



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